The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - - 11.76%
As % of the General category - - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Westminster region.

General Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 29.31% 50.00% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 10
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,058 £43,250 £25,949
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

The demand trend of job ads across the Westminster region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Games
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Games Salary Trend in Westminster

Games
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Westminster region with a requirement for Games.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe