The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 44 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.88% 0.92% 0.63%
As % of the General category 5.97% 2.50% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Berkshire

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

General Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
67 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 31.46% 36.70% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 41
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,250 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Games
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Games Salary Trend in Windsor

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (71.43%) Moq
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Cocoa

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) NUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (71.43%) Moq
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Graduate
2 5 (71.43%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) LINQ
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Kanban
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple