The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 67 56
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.44% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the General category 11.43% 1.19% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £20,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

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

General Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 140 168 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 30.11% 31.52% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 118 137 142
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £64,850 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Basingstoke

Games
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Games in Basingstoke

Games
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Games.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) C#
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
4 14 (73.68%) WCF
5 13 (68.42%) Domain-Driven Design
5 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (68.42%) BDD
5 13 (68.42%) CQRS
5 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
5 13 (68.42%) OO
5 13 (68.42%) Internet
5 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (26.32%) Basecamp
7 2 (10.53%) Kanban
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (5.26%) Endeca
8 1 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (5.26%) Coremetrics
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Basecamp
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Endeca
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Junior
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
2 14 (73.68%) WCF
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Animation
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) iSeries
1 1 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) CQRS
3 13 (68.42%) Domain-Driven Design
3 13 (68.42%) OO
3 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Coremetrics
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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