Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 33 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 +35 -39
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 7.87% 5.22% 0.63%
As % of the General category 25.00% 19.05% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 5
Abingdon median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £23,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £60,000 £43,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 56 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 31.46% 27.39% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 57
Abingdon median annual salary £40,000 £58,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.91% +46.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,275 £21,700
90th Percentile £97,000 £73,750 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) Broadband
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) Data Security
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 4 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
7 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
7 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 3 (21.43%) CUDA
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria

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 11 (78.57%) Broadband
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) GitLab
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Head of Development
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graphics Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
1 3 (21.43%) MEAN Stack
1 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
1 3 (21.43%) WebGL
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) CUDA
2 3 (21.43%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001