The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - 8.33% -
As % of the General category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 36.96% 25.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
London

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Python

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft