The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 36 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.58% 0.47% 1.46%
As % of the General category 1.32% 0.83% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £21,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

General Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 121 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 43.93% 57.08% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 67 94 74
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Games
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Uxbridge region.

Games Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Games
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Photography
1 1 (100.00%) Video Editing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Dropbox
1 1 (100.00%) Google Drive

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dropbox
1 1 (100.00%) Google Drive
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Photography
1 1 (100.00%) Video Editing
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Google