The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 50 64
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking - 3.25% 0.45%
As % of the General category - 10.48% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £57,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 124 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 21.98% 31.00% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 125
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Surrey

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 4 (66.67%) APMP
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter
2 2 (33.33%) GitHub
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter