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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
UK
Rank 723 658 739
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +81
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 121 302 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 102 209 190
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £31,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £65,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%

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
32532 40984 41404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 40.65% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26375 32791 33298
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the UK

Online Games
Top 16 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -85 112 £60,000 +26.31% 40
London -87 97 £65,000 +23.80% 27
City of London +45 11 £67,500 +28.57%
Birmingham - 6 £47,000 - 3
West Midlands - 6 £47,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +23 4 £45,000 - 3
Leeds +21 4 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +18 4 £45,000 - 4
South West - 3 £44,000 -
Bristol - 3 £44,000 -
South East +55 1 £52,500 +75.00% 2
East of England -9 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £60,000 -

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 397 (100.00%) Games
2 208 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (36.27%) Java
4 136 (34.26%) E-Commerce
5 125 (31.49%) TDD
6 110 (27.71%) Retail
7 105 (26.45%) Finance
8 103 (25.94%) JavaScript
9 97 (24.43%) Online Betting
10 95 (23.93%) HTML
11 92 (23.17%) Scrum
12 85 (21.41%) NoSQL
13 79 (19.90%) Git (software)
13 79 (19.90%) CSS
13 79 (19.90%) Linux
14 76 (19.14%) MongoDB
14 76 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (18.64%) HTML5
16 71 (17.88%) Spring
17 70 (17.63%) AngularJS
18 66 (16.62%) Node.js
19 58 (14.61%) Software Engineering
20 57 (14.36%) ActiveMQ
21 56 (14.11%) SQL Server
22 52 (13.10%) RESTful
23 51 (12.85%) C#
24 50 (12.59%) QA
25 49 (12.34%) Jenkins
26 47 (11.84%) Internet
27 46 (11.59%) Apache Camel

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 32 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 28 (7.05%) CMS
3 21 (5.29%) Jetty
4 20 (5.04%) WebSphere
5 19 (4.79%) CoreMedia CMS
6 12 (3.02%) Apache
7 7 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.26%) JBoss
8 5 (1.26%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.01%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.76%) nginx
11 1 (0.25%) Apache TomEE
11 1 (0.25%) IIS
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.01%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
1 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.27%) Trello
3 11 (2.77%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (2.77%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.51%) SaaS
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.50%) IaaS
6 2 (0.50%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.84%) Internet
2 12 (3.02%) Firewall
3 4 (1.01%) DNS
3 4 (1.01%) HTTP
4 3 (0.76%) RTP
5 2 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.50%) LDAP
5 2 (0.50%) Network Security
5 2 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.25%) AMQP
6 1 (0.25%) FTP
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.41%) NoSQL
2 76 (19.14%) MongoDB
3 56 (14.11%) SQL Server
4 36 (9.07%) Relational Database
5 34 (8.56%) RDBMS
6 33 (8.31%) Neo4j
7 26 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (6.05%) MySQL
9 23 (5.79%) Big Data
9 23 (5.79%) Hazelcast
10 17 (4.28%) Hadoop
11 14 (3.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (2.77%) DB2
13 10 (2.52%) Couchbase
14 8 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (19.90%) Git (software)
2 49 (12.34%) Jenkins
3 43 (10.83%) Maven
4 32 (8.06%) Subversion
5 24 (6.05%) JIRA
6 19 (4.79%) Grunt
7 17 (4.28%) JUnit
8 16 (4.03%) Jasmine
9 15 (3.78%) Gradle
10 13 (3.27%) CocoaPods
10 13 (3.27%) GoCD
10 13 (3.27%) TestLink
10 13 (3.27%) Xcode
11 12 (3.02%) Mocha
12 11 (2.77%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.77%) gulp
13 10 (2.52%) Mockito
13 10 (2.52%) TestNG
14 9 (2.27%) Bower
15 8 (2.02%) Ant
General
1 397 (100.00%) Games
2 110 (27.71%) Retail
3 105 (26.45%) Finance
4 97 (24.43%) Online Betting
5 37 (9.32%) Telecoms
6 25 (6.30%) Marketing
7 13 (3.27%) Publishing
8 10 (2.52%) Back Office
9 9 (2.27%) iGaming
10 8 (2.02%) Banking
11 4 (1.01%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.76%) Law
13 2 (0.50%) French Language
13 2 (0.50%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.25%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) Legal
14 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 193 (48.61%) Developer
2 67 (16.88%) Java Developer
3 44 (11.08%) E-Commerce Developer
4 36 (9.07%) Games Developer
5 29 (7.30%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.05%) C# Developer
7 26 (6.55%) .NET Developer
8 25 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (5.79%) Architect
10 22 (5.54%) Tester
11 21 (5.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 20 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 19 (4.79%) Principal Developer
14 17 (4.28%) Agile Developer
14 17 (4.28%) Agile Java Developer
14 17 (4.28%) QA Tester
14 17 (4.28%) Software Engineer
14 17 (4.28%) Software Manager
15 16 (4.03%) Principal .NET Developer
16 15 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.93%) HTML
2 79 (19.90%) CSS
3 74 (18.64%) HTML5
4 71 (17.88%) Spring
5 70 (17.63%) AngularJS
6 66 (16.62%) Node.js
7 57 (14.36%) ActiveMQ
8 52 (13.10%) RESTful
9 46 (11.59%) Apache Camel
10 42 (10.58%) .NET
11 41 (10.33%) ASP.NET
12 37 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 37 (9.32%) XML
13 33 (8.31%) React
14 31 (7.81%) Java EE
15 27 (6.80%) XSLT
16 26 (6.55%) REST
17 25 (6.30%) Web Services
18 23 (5.79%) JDBC
18 23 (5.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.55%) User Experience
2 23 (5.79%) Mobile App
3 21 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.04%) Mobile Games
5 16 (4.03%) Animation
5 16 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.52%) Online Gambling
7 9 (2.27%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.02%) Fintech
8 8 (2.02%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.51%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.26%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.26%) Social Media
11 4 (1.01%) Bitcoin
11 4 (1.01%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.76%) iPad
12 3 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.76%) Replication
13 2 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 79 (19.90%) Linux
2 34 (8.56%) Unix
3 26 (6.55%) Apple iOS
4 23 (5.79%) Mac OS X
5 18 (4.53%) Windows
6 13 (3.27%) Android
7 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.01%) AIX
8 4 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) HPUX
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (34.26%) E-Commerce
3 125 (31.49%) TDD
4 92 (23.17%) Scrum
5 76 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (14.61%) Software Engineering
7 45 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 38 (9.57%) Mentoring
9 37 (9.32%) Coaching
10 34 (8.56%) OO
11 33 (8.31%) Configuration Management
11 33 (8.31%) DevOps
11 33 (8.31%) Kanban
11 33 (8.31%) Web Development
12 31 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (7.81%) Unit Testing
13 30 (7.56%) SOA
14 28 (7.05%) Analytics
14 28 (7.05%) Front End Development
15 27 (6.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (36.27%) Java
2 103 (25.94%) JavaScript
3 51 (12.85%) C#
4 38 (9.57%) SQL
5 35 (8.82%) Python
6 21 (5.29%) Scala
7 16 (4.03%) PHP
8 15 (3.78%) Apple Swift
8 15 (3.78%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.02%) C++
9 8 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.76%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.26%) C
11 5 (1.26%) ES6
12 4 (1.01%) Korn
12 4 (1.01%) Lua
12 4 (1.01%) R
12 4 (1.01%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (5.79%) Degree
1 23 (5.79%) ISEB
2 17 (4.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.76%) CISSP
5 2 (0.50%) CCSA
5 2 (0.50%) CEH
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.50%) MCSE
5 2 (0.50%) RHCA
5 2 (0.50%) RHCE
5 2 (0.50%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.25%) CCNA
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) CISM
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCITP
6 1 (0.25%) MCSA
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.59%) QA
2 23 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (7.30%) Docker
2 7 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.76%) XenApp
4 3 (0.76%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.76%) XenServer
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (7.81%) Puppet
2 15 (3.78%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.52%) Ansible
4 9 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.76%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.76%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.50%) Grafana
7 2 (0.50%) StatsD
7 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.25%) Kibana
8 1 (0.25%) logstash
8 1 (0.25%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (5.04%) Oracle
2 14 (3.53%) Sitecore
3 13 (3.27%) IBM
4 12 (3.02%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.52%) VMware
6 8 (2.02%) Facebook
7 7 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.51%) Netezza
9 5 (1.26%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.01%) Apigee
10 4 (1.01%) Microsoft
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco
11 3 (0.76%) Citrix
11 3 (0.76%) HP
11 3 (0.76%) Splunk
11 3 (0.76%) Tableau
12 2 (0.50%) F5
12 2 (0.50%) Google
12 2 (0.50%) Infoblox
12 2 (0.50%) SolarWinds
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Speech Link Multimedia Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
B Elite Talent
Salary: Excellent Package & negotiable for the right person
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + -
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,999 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago