Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 39 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 23 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 7.08% 0.43% 2.16%
As % of the General category 23.47% 1.43% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 13
Abingdon median annual salary £41,500 - £42,500
10th Percentile £23,000 - £41,250
90th Percentile £60,000 - £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -4.49%

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 98 70 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 30.15% 30.04% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 55
Abingdon median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £46,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% -24.57% +9.18%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,200 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +17.65%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (65.22%) Broadband
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
4 9 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
6 5 (21.74%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) CCNA
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Apple
6 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) GIS
6 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
6 5 (21.74%) Workflow
6 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (21.74%) Confluence
6 5 (21.74%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Broadband
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) VLAN
2 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) GIS
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) GitLab
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Head of Design
2 5 (21.74%) Programmer
2 5 (21.74%) Python Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Python Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Python Programmer
2 5 (21.74%) Python Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Python Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Python Programmer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Laravel
3 4 (17.39%) MEAN Stack
3 4 (17.39%) OpenGL
3 4 (17.39%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) CUDA
2 4 (17.39%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (17.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
1 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Acceptance Criteria
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) User Stories
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) OOP
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
3 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C++
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) sed
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Apple
1 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (17.39%) Perforce