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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 71 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.40% 0.20% 1.16%
As % of the General category 1.29% 0.42% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
233 471 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.44% 47.87% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 196 392 357
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Swindon +20 3 £35,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Game Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle