The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Surrey / Woking
Rank 42 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.85% 0.33% -
As % of the General category 3.33% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.64% 21.93% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 63
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of job ads across the Woking region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Games
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Games Salary Trend in Woking

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Woking region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Google

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle