The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 616 618 806
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +188
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 267 374 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.35% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.81% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 237 312 158
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -20.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36921 46066 46305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.56% 42.52% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30093 36746 37383
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,252 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Online Games
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games within the UK.

Online Games Salary Trend in the UK

Online Games
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the UK

Online Games
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 253 £55,000 +4.76% 51
London -18 195 £60,000 +14.28% 33
South West +35 16 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Bristol - 16 £44,000 - 1
City of London +45 14 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South East +71 13 £52,000 +48.57% 2
Yorkshire +10 11 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Yorkshire +9 9 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Leeds +13 8 £47,500 - 6
Ipswich +2 7 £38,500 +26.22% 1
East of England -4 7 £38,500 +26.22% 1
Suffolk -13 7 £38,500 +26.22% 1
West Midlands -5 6 £40,000 -5.88% 6
West Sussex - 6 £52,000 -
Crawley - 6 £52,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +35 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Oxford +32 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Manchester -13 3 £27,500 -62.06%
North West -14 3 £27,500 -62.06%
Berkshire +49 2 £40,000 -
Reading - 2 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £55,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Brentford +2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Kent - 1 £55,000 -

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Online Games.

1 601 (100.00%) Games
2 339 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (34.28%) JavaScript
4 198 (32.95%) E-Commerce
5 191 (31.78%) TDD
6 182 (30.28%) Java
7 179 (29.78%) HTML
8 174 (28.95%) CSS
9 169 (28.12%) Finance
10 147 (24.46%) Retail
10 147 (24.46%) HTML5
11 135 (22.46%) Online Betting
12 130 (21.63%) C#
13 129 (21.46%) MongoDB
14 122 (20.30%) AngularJS
15 120 (19.97%) Node.js
16 107 (17.80%) .NET
17 104 (17.30%) Scrum
18 102 (16.97%) SQL Server
19 96 (15.97%) NoSQL
20 94 (15.64%) ASP.NET
21 91 (15.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 90 (14.98%) Spring
23 89 (14.81%) Linux
24 80 (13.31%) Git (software)
25 76 (12.65%) SQL
26 74 (12.31%) Software Engineering
27 71 (11.81%) QA
27 71 (11.81%) Mentoring
28 66 (10.98%) Internet

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.16%) Tomcat
2 17 (2.83%) Apache
3 15 (2.50%) CMS
4 10 (1.66%) OpenStack
4 10 (1.66%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.50%) CoreMedia CMS
5 9 (1.50%) Jetty
6 8 (1.33%) JBoss
7 4 (0.67%) Confluence
7 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.67%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.50%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.50%) nginx
9 2 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache TomEE
10 1 (0.17%) IIS
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
2 13 (2.16%) Amazon S3
3 12 (2.00%) SaaS
3 12 (2.00%) Trello
4 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.33%) IaaS
5 8 (1.33%) PaaS
6 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.83%) GitHub
7 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 66 (10.98%) Internet
2 32 (5.32%) Firewall
3 12 (2.00%) DNS
4 9 (1.50%) Network Security
5 8 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.00%) HTTP
7 3 (0.50%) RTP
7 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.33%) ATM
8 2 (0.33%) BGP
8 2 (0.33%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.33%) DHCP
8 2 (0.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.33%) LAN
8 2 (0.33%) SMS
8 2 (0.33%) VPN
8 2 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (21.46%) MongoDB
2 102 (16.97%) SQL Server
3 96 (15.97%) NoSQL
4 32 (5.32%) Neo4j
5 31 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.83%) Hazelcast
6 29 (4.83%) MySQL
6 29 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 28 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.83%) Redis
10 15 (2.50%) Big Data
10 15 (2.50%) Couchbase
11 13 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.66%) DB2
14 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 80 (13.31%) Git (software)
2 64 (10.65%) Maven
3 42 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 38 (6.32%) Grunt
5 35 (5.82%) Subversion
6 32 (5.32%) JIRA
7 29 (4.83%) Gradle
8 23 (3.83%) Ant
8 23 (3.83%) Cucumber
9 20 (3.33%) Selenium
10 17 (2.83%) JUnit
11 13 (2.16%) gulp
11 13 (2.16%) TestLink
12 12 (2.00%) CocoaPods
12 12 (2.00%) GoCD
12 12 (2.00%) Xcode
13 11 (1.83%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.83%) Mocha
14 10 (1.66%) TestNG
15 9 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 601 (100.00%) Games
2 169 (28.12%) Finance
3 147 (24.46%) Retail
4 135 (22.46%) Online Betting
5 46 (7.65%) Telecoms
6 42 (6.99%) Marketing
7 13 (2.16%) Publishing
8 11 (1.83%) Banking
9 9 (1.50%) iGaming
9 9 (1.50%) Legal
10 8 (1.33%) Back Office
10 8 (1.33%) Electronics
10 8 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.00%) Law
11 6 (1.00%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.83%) Russian Language
13 4 (0.67%) Advertising
13 4 (0.67%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.33%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 318 (52.91%) Developer
2 92 (15.31%) Java Developer
3 68 (11.31%) C# Developer
4 65 (10.82%) .NET Developer
5 61 (10.15%) Games Developer
6 60 (9.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (9.98%) E-Commerce Developer
7 45 (7.49%) Principal Developer
8 39 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 37 (6.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 37 (6.16%) Tester
10 35 (5.82%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
11 33 (5.49%) Principal .NET Developer
12 32 (5.32%) Analyst
12 32 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 29 (4.83%) QA Tester
14 24 (3.99%) Architect
15 20 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (3.33%) iOS Developer
16 18 (3.00%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (29.78%) HTML
2 174 (28.95%) CSS
3 147 (24.46%) HTML5
4 122 (20.30%) AngularJS
5 120 (19.97%) Node.js
6 107 (17.80%) .NET
7 94 (15.64%) ASP.NET
8 91 (15.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 90 (14.98%) Spring
10 62 (10.32%) ActiveMQ
11 49 (8.15%) RESTful
12 46 (7.65%) Apache Camel
12 46 (7.65%) CSS3
13 42 (6.99%) XML
14 40 (6.66%) REST
15 39 (6.49%) React
16 37 (6.16%) Web Services
17 33 (5.49%) jQuery
18 30 (4.99%) JDBC
19 29 (4.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.15%) Mobile App
2 41 (6.82%) User Experience
3 32 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.32%) Mobile Games
4 27 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.16%) Animation
6 13 (2.16%) Online Gambling
6 13 (2.16%) Social Media
7 12 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.00%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.83%) PlayStation
8 11 (1.83%) Statistics
9 9 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.50%) Xbox
10 8 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.33%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.16%) Fintech
12 6 (1.00%) Replication
12 6 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (14.81%) Linux
2 41 (6.82%) Windows
3 40 (6.66%) Apple iOS
4 30 (4.99%) Unix
5 28 (4.66%) Android
6 11 (1.83%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.67%) AIX
8 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (32.95%) E-Commerce
3 191 (31.78%) TDD
4 104 (17.30%) Scrum
5 74 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 71 (11.81%) Mentoring
7 63 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (10.32%) Coaching
9 49 (8.15%) DevOps
10 45 (7.49%) Front End Development
11 44 (7.32%) OO
12 38 (6.32%) Project Management
13 37 (6.16%) Software Testing
14 36 (5.99%) OOP
14 36 (5.99%) Web Development
15 35 (5.82%) Continuous Delivery
15 35 (5.82%) Kanban
15 35 (5.82%) Unit Testing
16 31 (5.16%) Analytics
16 31 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 206 (34.28%) JavaScript
2 182 (30.28%) Java
3 130 (21.63%) C#
4 76 (12.65%) SQL
5 36 (5.99%) Python
6 28 (4.66%) PHP
7 25 (4.16%) C++
7 25 (4.16%) Scala
8 20 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 19 (3.16%) Apple Swift
10 18 (3.00%) Ruby
11 14 (2.33%) R
12 8 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.33%) ES6
12 8 (1.33%) Perl
13 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.00%) XAML
15 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 39 (6.49%) ISEB
2 25 (4.16%) Degree
3 19 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.83%) CCNA
7 5 (0.83%) MCITP
7 5 (0.83%) MCSA
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.50%) CCSA
9 3 (0.50%) CEH
9 3 (0.50%) CISSP
10 2 (0.33%) CCIE
10 2 (0.33%) CCNP
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (11.81%) QA
2 13 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (6.32%) Docker
2 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.83%) XenApp
3 5 (0.83%) XenDesktop
3 5 (0.83%) XenServer
4 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.33%) iptables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (3.83%) Puppet
2 16 (2.66%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.83%) Ansible
5 6 (1.00%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.50%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.33%) Cacti
7 2 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.33%) Grafana
7 2 (0.33%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.33%) StatsD
8 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.17%) Kibana
8 1 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (4.16%) Sitecore
2 24 (3.99%) Sun
3 20 (3.33%) Oracle
4 17 (2.83%) Google
5 13 (2.16%) IBM
6 10 (1.66%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.66%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.50%) VMware
8 8 (1.33%) Apigee
8 8 (1.33%) SAP
9 7 (1.16%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.00%) Cisco
10 6 (1.00%) Facebook
10 6 (1.00%) Maxymiser
10 6 (1.00%) Netezza
11 5 (0.83%) Citrix
11 5 (0.83%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.83%) F5
11 5 (0.83%) HP
12 4 (0.67%) PayPal
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Playtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
CACI Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive + Commission + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 18 days ago