The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 91 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.37% 0.54% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.96% 1.50% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
South West

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

General Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
417 400 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 38.50% 36.00% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 374 321 354
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Games
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Games
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 3 £57,500 - 2
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Sencha

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
2 1 (12.50%) BODI
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Lumira
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) CryEngine
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
2 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
2 1 (12.50%) Havok
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Video Editing
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Sencha
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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