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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 95 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.44% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.08% 1.39% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
462 433 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 40.35% 35.35% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 398 369 339
Average salary £44,261 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.14% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Salisbury - 1 £15,500 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) UML
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 4 (26.67%) Ada
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Google App Engine
6 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (20.00%) WebSphere

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (26.67%) Google App Engine
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Development Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Development Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Ada
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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