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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 593 710 676
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -34
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 369 267 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 289 239 295
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -8.23%

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
43366 44810 49304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.29% 40.58% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35061 35310 39142
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,594 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the UK

Online Games
Top 24 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 5 May 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 +120 369 £52,500 +5.00% 65
London +147 308 £57,500 +4.54% 52
East of England -45 33 £31,500 -19.23% 1
Suffolk -16 31 £35,000 -10.25%
Ipswich -11 27 £35,000 -10.25%
City of London +53 25 £45,000 -28.00% 3
North West +23 14 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +15 13 £35,000 - 1
South East +24 10 £30,000 -42.85%
Yorkshire +10 4 £77,500 +72.22% 10
Surrey - 4 £32,500 -
Guildford - 4 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £77,500 - 10
Berkshire +10 3 £50,000 -
Leeds - 3 £80,000 - 10
Maidenhead - 3 £50,000 -
Colchester - 2 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £21,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £21,500 -
Essex - 2 £30,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £38,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 682 (100.00%) Games
2 290 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (34.16%) Java
4 175 (25.66%) JavaScript
5 160 (23.46%) HTML
6 153 (22.43%) CSS
7 140 (20.53%) Linux
8 125 (18.33%) TDD
9 120 (17.60%) SQL
10 110 (16.13%) Scrum
11 102 (14.96%) E-Commerce
12 98 (14.37%) DevOps
13 97 (14.22%) HTML5
14 94 (13.78%) Spring
15 84 (12.32%) NoSQL
15 84 (12.32%) CSS3
16 83 (12.17%) Web Services
17 82 (12.02%) Marketing
17 82 (12.02%) Front End Development
18 81 (11.88%) MongoDB
18 81 (11.88%) Degree
18 81 (11.88%) Telecoms
19 78 (11.44%) Software Engineering
19 78 (11.44%) QA
20 74 (10.85%) Continuous Delivery
21 72 (10.56%) Relational Database
22 71 (10.41%) Web Development
23 69 (10.12%) DNA
24 67 (9.82%) Maven
25 65 (9.53%) Analytical Skills

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 31 (4.55%) Node.js
2 11 (1.61%) Apache
2 11 (1.61%) CMS
3 10 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.47%) IIS
3 10 (1.47%) OpenStack
3 10 (1.47%) SAS
4 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.17%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (1.17%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.03%) Confluence
6 4 (0.59%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.44%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.29%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (4.99%) Photoshop
2 27 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.91%) Fireworks
5 7 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.73%) 3ds Max
7 5 (0.73%) Maya
8 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.29%) SPSS
10 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.20%) Google App Engine
2 15 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (1.91%) Amazon EMR
3 13 (1.91%) PaaS
4 9 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.17%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.17%) Route 53
6 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.23%) Internet
2 21 (3.08%) Firewall
3 12 (1.76%) HTTP
4 10 (1.47%) Intranet
5 9 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
6 8 (1.17%) BIG-IP
6 8 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (1.17%) FWSM
6 8 (1.17%) NX-OS
7 7 (1.03%) BGP
7 7 (1.03%) EIGRP
8 6 (0.88%) DNS
8 6 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (0.88%) WAN
9 5 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.73%) LAN
9 5 (0.73%) SAN
10 3 (0.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (12.32%) NoSQL
2 81 (11.88%) MongoDB
3 72 (10.56%) Relational Database
4 59 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
5 45 (6.60%) SQL Server
6 41 (6.01%) MySQL
7 34 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (4.99%) RDBMS
8 31 (4.55%) Neo4j
9 29 (4.25%) OLAP
10 26 (3.81%) Oracle Database
11 19 (2.79%) OLAP Cube
11 19 (2.79%) Oracle OLAP
12 18 (2.64%) Hazelcast
12 18 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
13 16 (2.35%) Apache Hive
14 13 (1.91%) Couchbase
15 11 (1.61%) OLTP
16 9 (1.32%) DB2
16 9 (1.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 67 (9.82%) Maven
2 40 (5.87%) JIRA
3 38 (5.57%) Subversion
4 34 (4.99%) Git (software)
5 33 (4.84%) Jenkins
6 28 (4.11%) Selenium
7 23 (3.37%) Ant
7 23 (3.37%) Gradle
8 22 (3.23%) JUnit
9 21 (3.08%) Grunt
10 15 (2.20%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.05%) SoapUI
12 11 (1.61%) Calabash
12 11 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
12 11 (1.61%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.47%) Axure RP
14 9 (1.32%) HP UFT
14 9 (1.32%) Rational Functional Tester
15 8 (1.17%) Visual Studio
16 7 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 682 (100.00%) Games
2 82 (12.02%) Marketing
3 81 (11.88%) Telecoms
4 59 (8.65%) Finance
4 59 (8.65%) Retail
5 51 (7.48%) Online Betting
6 29 (4.25%) Banking
7 13 (1.91%) iGaming
8 9 (1.32%) Legal
8 9 (1.32%) Polish Language
9 6 (0.88%) Publishing
10 5 (0.73%) Advertising
10 5 (0.73%) Back Office
10 5 (0.73%) Law
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 321 (47.07%) Developer
2 107 (15.69%) Games Developer
3 102 (14.96%) Java Developer
4 74 (10.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 66 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 55 (8.06%) HTML Developer
7 45 (6.60%) Java Games Developer
8 44 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 42 (6.16%) HTML CSS Developer
10 35 (5.13%) E-Commerce Manager
11 34 (4.99%) Analyst
12 30 (4.40%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 29 (4.25%) Senior Developer
14 28 (4.11%) Project Manager
15 25 (3.67%) DBA
16 24 (3.52%) Agile Developer
16 24 (3.52%) Product Manager
16 24 (3.52%) Python Developer
16 24 (3.52%) QA Engineer
17 22 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (23.46%) HTML
2 153 (22.43%) CSS
3 97 (14.22%) HTML5
4 94 (13.78%) Spring
5 84 (12.32%) CSS3
6 83 (12.17%) Web Services
7 57 (8.36%) XML
8 51 (7.48%) .NET
9 49 (7.18%) Java EE
10 47 (6.89%) AngularJS
11 41 (6.01%) ActiveMQ
11 41 (6.01%) jQuery
12 40 (5.87%) Kendo UI
13 37 (5.43%) Apache Camel
14 36 (5.28%) JDBC
15 29 (4.25%) REST
15 29 (4.25%) RESTful
16 23 (3.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 22 (3.23%) JSP
18 19 (2.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.13%) User Experience
3 27 (3.96%) Social Media
4 24 (3.52%) Statistics
5 21 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 20 (2.93%) Online Gambling
7 19 (2.79%) Replication
8 17 (2.49%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.91%) Over-the-Top Content
11 11 (1.61%) Animation
12 10 (1.47%) Blog
12 10 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.47%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.32%) Economics
13 9 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.17%) Blackberry
15 6 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 140 (20.53%) Linux
2 48 (7.04%) Unix
3 33 (4.84%) Windows
4 28 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.81%) Android
6 16 (2.35%) CentOS
7 13 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.91%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (1.32%) Fedora
10 8 (1.17%) Mac OS
10 8 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (18.33%) TDD
3 110 (16.13%) Scrum
4 102 (14.96%) E-Commerce
5 98 (14.37%) DevOps
6 82 (12.02%) Front End Development
7 78 (11.44%) Software Engineering
8 74 (10.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 71 (10.41%) Web Development
10 69 (10.12%) DNA
11 65 (9.53%) BDD
12 55 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
13 54 (7.92%) Line Management
14 47 (6.89%) High Availability
15 42 (6.16%) Analytics
15 42 (6.16%) Project Management
16 40 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (4.84%) Refactoring
19 32 (4.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 233 (34.16%) Java
2 175 (25.66%) JavaScript
3 120 (17.60%) SQL
4 62 (9.09%) Python
5 57 (8.36%) C#
6 56 (8.21%) PHP
7 48 (7.04%) Scala
8 46 (6.74%) Ruby
9 42 (6.16%) Perl
9 42 (6.16%) TypeScript
10 37 (5.43%) PL/SQL
11 29 (4.25%) Shell Script
12 22 (3.23%) C++
13 19 (2.79%) C
14 14 (2.05%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.91%) Apple Swift
15 13 (1.91%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.61%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.32%) R
17 9 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (11.88%) Degree
2 13 (1.91%) ISEB
3 11 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.17%) MCSA
5 8 (1.17%) MCSE
5 8 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.88%) CCNP
6 6 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.59%) CCIE
8 3 (0.44%) CCSA
8 3 (0.44%) CEH
8 3 (0.44%) CISSP
9 2 (0.29%) CCNA
9 2 (0.29%) PhD
9 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (11.44%) QA
2 14 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.47%) SLA
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (1.47%) KVM
2 10 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.32%) QEMU
3 9 (1.32%) RHEV
4 8 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.17%) Postfix
5 5 (0.73%) Docker
6 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 29 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (3.52%) Ansible
3 22 (3.23%) Puppet
4 21 (3.08%) Nagios
5 11 (1.61%) Icinga
6 10 (1.47%) Data Guard
6 10 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (1.32%) Packer
7 9 (1.32%) Riemann
7 9 (1.32%) yum
7 9 (1.32%) Zenoss
8 5 (0.73%) Cacti
8 5 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.73%) OpenNMS
8 5 (0.73%) SCOM
9 4 (0.59%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.59%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.59%) Kibana
9 4 (0.59%) SCCM
10 3 (0.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (6.45%) Oracle
2 35 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.69%) Google
4 16 (2.35%) Adobe
5 15 (2.20%) Facebook
6 13 (1.91%) PayPal
6 13 (1.91%) VMware
7 12 (1.76%) AppDynamics
7 12 (1.76%) Cisco
7 12 (1.76%) NetApp
7 12 (1.76%) Splunk
8 10 (1.47%) Tableau
9 8 (1.17%) F5
10 7 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.88%) Maxymiser
11 6 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.73%) Dell
12 5 (0.73%) Twitter
13 4 (0.59%) Juniper
13 4 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spacebar Media
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betclic Everest Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
24 Seven
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 14 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £60,000 + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + annual bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago