Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 70 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.28% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.10% 3.25% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Bath median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -26.32% +55.74%
10th Percentile £32,875 £32,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £38,625 £39,500 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +47.54%

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 181 123 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 25.07% 21.21% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 158 116 158
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,125 £30,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +7.14%

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 16 January 2018, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Android Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA