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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
UK
Rank 673 618 772
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +154
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 176 327 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.77% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 141 256 158
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,750 £66,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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
34145 42640 42584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.46% 42.66% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27843 34180 34549
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the UK

Online Games
Top 17 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 January 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 -61 164 £60,000 +33.33% 40
London -21 147 £62,500 +19.04% 26
City of London +34 12 £67,500 +22.72% 1
South West +18 7 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Bristol - 7 £44,000 -
Leeds +16 5 £45,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +15 5 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Yorkshire +9 5 £45,000 +5.88% 6
South East +62 3 £52,000 +52.94% 1
Crawley - 3 £52,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £52,000 -
Brentford -1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England -12 1 £60,000 +80.45% 1
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 - 5
Cambridgeshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £62,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £60,000 - 1

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 480 (100.00%) Games
2 274 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (35.42%) E-Commerce
4 160 (33.33%) TDD
5 159 (33.13%) Java
6 140 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 138 (28.75%) Finance
8 135 (28.13%) Retail
9 129 (26.88%) HTML
10 119 (24.79%) Online Betting
11 113 (23.54%) CSS
12 102 (21.25%) HTML5
13 101 (21.04%) Scrum
14 96 (20.00%) MongoDB
15 95 (19.79%) AngularJS
16 89 (18.54%) Node.js
17 88 (18.33%) NoSQL
18 84 (17.50%) Linux
19 83 (17.29%) Git (software)
20 78 (16.25%) Spring
20 78 (16.25%) C#
21 73 (15.21%) Software Engineering
21 73 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
22 69 (14.38%) SQL Server
23 68 (14.17%) .NET
24 66 (13.75%) ASP.NET
25 61 (12.71%) ActiveMQ
26 59 (12.29%) Internet
26 59 (12.29%) QA
27 57 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 26 (5.42%) Tomcat
2 24 (5.00%) CMS
3 17 (3.54%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.33%) CoreMedia CMS
4 16 (3.33%) Jetty
5 13 (2.71%) Apache
6 11 (2.29%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.04%) JBoss
8 4 (0.83%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.63%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.63%) Confluence
9 3 (0.63%) nginx
10 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.21%) Apache TomEE
11 1 (0.21%) IIS
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.71%) Amazon EMR
2 13 (2.71%) Amazon S3
2 13 (2.71%) Trello
3 11 (2.29%) SaaS
4 7 (1.46%) IaaS
4 7 (1.46%) PaaS
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 59 (12.29%) Internet
2 22 (4.58%) Firewall
3 7 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.46%) Network Security
4 6 (1.25%) DNS
5 4 (0.83%) HTTP
6 3 (0.63%) RTP
7 2 (0.42%) LDAP
7 2 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.21%) FTP
8 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 88 (18.33%) NoSQL
3 69 (14.38%) SQL Server
4 36 (7.50%) Neo4j
5 33 (6.88%) Relational Database
6 31 (6.46%) RDBMS
7 29 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (6.04%) Hazelcast
8 25 (5.21%) MySQL
9 19 (3.96%) Big Data
10 18 (3.75%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.71%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (2.50%) Couchbase
13 10 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (2.08%) DB2
14 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.25%) Redis
15 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (17.29%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.63%) Maven
3 49 (10.21%) Jenkins
4 31 (6.46%) Subversion
5 27 (5.63%) JIRA
6 25 (5.21%) Grunt
7 19 (3.96%) Gradle
8 16 (3.33%) Jasmine
8 16 (3.33%) JUnit
9 15 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.71%) Ant
10 13 (2.71%) CocoaPods
10 13 (2.71%) GoCD
10 13 (2.71%) TestLink
10 13 (2.71%) Xcode
11 12 (2.50%) Mocha
11 12 (2.50%) Selenium
12 11 (2.29%) gulp
13 10 (2.08%) TestNG
14 9 (1.88%) Mockito
General
1 480 (100.00%) Games
2 138 (28.75%) Finance
3 135 (28.13%) Retail
4 119 (24.79%) Online Betting
5 42 (8.75%) Telecoms
6 34 (7.08%) Marketing
7 13 (2.71%) Publishing
8 12 (2.50%) Banking
9 9 (1.88%) iGaming
10 8 (1.67%) Back Office
10 8 (1.67%) Legal
11 6 (1.25%) Law
11 6 (1.25%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.04%) Russian Language
13 4 (0.83%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.42%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) Advertising
15 1 (0.21%) Automotive
15 1 (0.21%) Electronics
15 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 230 (47.92%) Developer
2 72 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 51 (10.63%) E-Commerce Developer
4 42 (8.75%) C# Developer
5 41 (8.54%) .NET Developer
5 41 (8.54%) Games Developer
6 40 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 31 (6.46%) Principal Developer
9 27 (5.63%) Architect
10 26 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 24 (5.00%) Principal .NET Developer
11 24 (5.00%) Tester
12 21 (4.38%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
13 20 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (3.96%) Analyst
15 18 (3.75%) Agile Developer
15 18 (3.75%) Agile Java Developer
15 18 (3.75%) Software Engineer
16 17 (3.54%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (26.88%) HTML
2 113 (23.54%) CSS
3 102 (21.25%) HTML5
4 95 (19.79%) AngularJS
5 89 (18.54%) Node.js
6 78 (16.25%) Spring
7 68 (14.17%) .NET
8 66 (13.75%) ASP.NET
9 61 (12.71%) ActiveMQ
10 57 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 51 (10.63%) RESTful
12 46 (9.58%) Apache Camel
13 40 (8.33%) XML
14 36 (7.50%) React
15 30 (6.25%) Web Services
15 30 (6.25%) XSLT
16 29 (6.04%) REST
17 27 (5.63%) Java EE
17 27 (5.63%) JDBC
18 25 (5.21%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.50%) User Experience
2 32 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.63%) Mobile Games
4 26 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.38%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.54%) Animation
7 10 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.67%) Fintech
9 8 (1.67%) Online Gambling
10 7 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.46%) Statistics
11 6 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.25%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.25%) Social Media
12 5 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.04%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.04%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (17.50%) Linux
2 34 (7.08%) Unix
3 32 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 23 (4.79%) Windows
5 19 (3.96%) Android
6 18 (3.75%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.83%) AIX
8 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.21%) HPUX
10 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (35.42%) E-Commerce
3 160 (33.33%) TDD
4 101 (21.04%) Scrum
5 73 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (15.21%) Software Engineering
6 51 (10.63%) Mentoring
7 50 (10.42%) Coaching
8 42 (8.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 39 (8.13%) DevOps
9 39 (8.13%) OO
10 37 (7.71%) Front End Development
10 37 (7.71%) Project Management
11 36 (7.50%) Unit Testing
12 35 (7.29%) Kanban
13 33 (6.88%) Web Development
14 32 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 32 (6.67%) Software Testing
14 32 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 159 (33.13%) Java
2 140 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 78 (16.25%) C#
4 44 (9.17%) SQL
5 34 (7.08%) Python
6 22 (4.58%) Scala
7 18 (3.75%) PHP
8 16 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.13%) Apple Swift
10 13 (2.71%) C++
11 11 (2.29%) Ruby
12 9 (1.88%) R
13 8 (1.67%) ES6
14 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.25%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.04%) Perl
17 4 (0.83%) C
17 4 (0.83%) Korn
17 4 (0.83%) Lua
17 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (6.25%) ISEB
2 24 (5.00%) Degree
3 19 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.83%) CISSP
6 3 (0.63%) CCNA
6 3 (0.63%) CCSA
6 3 (0.63%) CEH
6 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.63%) MCITP
6 3 (0.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (12.29%) QA
2 20 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 33 (6.88%) Docker
2 7 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (0.83%) XenApp
3 4 (0.83%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.83%) XenServer
4 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (5.83%) Puppet
2 15 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.29%) Ansible
4 9 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.67%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.63%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.42%) Grafana
7 2 (0.42%) StatsD
8 1 (0.21%) Kibana
8 1 (0.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (3.96%) Sitecore
2 18 (3.75%) Oracle
3 13 (2.71%) IBM
4 10 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 10 (2.08%) VMware
5 9 (1.88%) Sun
6 8 (1.67%) Facebook
7 7 (1.46%) Apigee
7 7 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.46%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.25%) Netezza
9 5 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.04%) Microsoft
10 4 (0.83%) Cisco
10 4 (0.83%) Citrix
10 4 (0.83%) Google
10 4 (0.83%) HP
11 3 (0.63%) F5
11 3 (0.63%) Splunk
12 2 (0.42%) Infoblox
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Outstanding
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Somerset
bet365
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 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: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 16 days ago