Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +30 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.27% 0.27% 0.52%
As % of the General category 4.20% 1.05% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Bath median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% -26.32%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £38,625 £40,500
Somerset median annual salary £27,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -36.47% - +4.29%

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 Bath with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 143 191 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 30.36% 25.74% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 119 163 141
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +7.79%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,000 £61,250
Somerset median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Bath

Games
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Games in Bath

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) React
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) CakePHP
4 2 (33.33%) Magento
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) ES6
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (16.67%) OO

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Backend Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) React
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) ES6
4 2 (33.33%) Java