Period
to 24 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +50
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 2.65% 7.16% -
As % of the General category 8.20% 27.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 0
Abingdon median annual salary £100,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 61 101 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 32.28% 25.83% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 34
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.21% -5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £21,475
90th Percentile £77,500 £64,250 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -4.49% -1.11%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Games in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Broadband
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Contract Negotiation
2 4 (80.00%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab

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 5 (100.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Contract Negotiation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (80.00%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001