Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 26 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +39 -32
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 7.30% 1.81% 2.55%
As % of the General category 18.84% 5.56% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 18
Abingdon median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.94% +6.25%
Oxfordshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 69 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 38.76% 32.53% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 55
Abingdon median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,500 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +16.96%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Abingdon

Games
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Games in Abingdon

Games
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Abingdon over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (46.15%) WebGL
4 6 (46.15%) MEAN Stack
4 6 (46.15%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
4 6 (46.15%) CUDA
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Broadband
4 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 5 (38.46%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (38.46%) Physics
6 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (23.08%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
8 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (15.38%) CRM
8 2 (15.38%) Linux

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Broadband
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) GitLab
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Cloud Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Graphics Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) MEAN Stack
2 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
2 6 (46.15%) WebGL
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 6 (46.15%) CUDA
1 6 (46.15%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) Applied Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Physics
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Perforce