Period
to 26 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 199 222
Rank change year-on-year +25 +23 +64
Permanent jobs citing Games 99 76 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.40% 1.09% 1.01%
As % of the General category 4.31% 3.31% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 59
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -27.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,100 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,296 2,297 4,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.57% 32.90% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,661 1,603 3,214
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,100 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Berkshire

Games
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Berkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Berkshire

Games
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +40 50 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Slough +15 16 £40,000 - 4
Maidenhead -43 12 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 - 6
Windsor +9 2 £55,000 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 48 (48.48%) .NET
2 41 (41.41%) C#
3 38 (38.38%) E-Commerce
4 32 (32.32%) WCF
5 30 (30.30%) Market Research
6 22 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 22 (22.22%) Windows
7 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
8 19 (19.19%) CSS
8 19 (19.19%) HTML
9 18 (18.18%) SQL
9 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (18.18%) Marketing
9 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 17 (17.17%) AngularJS
10 17 (17.17%) MVC
11 15 (15.15%) Internet
11 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 15 (15.15%) OO
11 15 (15.15%) TDD
11 15 (15.15%) CQRS
11 15 (15.15%) Web Application Development
11 15 (15.15%) Sass
11 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (15.15%) React
11 15 (15.15%) lodash
11 15 (15.15%) Domain-Driven Design
11 15 (15.15%) jQuery
11 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) Responsys
3 2 (2.02%) Silverpop
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.03%) Firewall
3 3 (3.03%) SSH
4 1 (1.01%) ATM
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (5.05%) Big Data
4 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 18 (18.18%) Marketing
2 10 (10.10%) Retail
3 7 (7.07%) Law
4 5 (5.05%) Finance
5 4 (4.04%) Automotive
5 4 (4.04%) Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.03%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) German Language
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (59.60%) Developer
2 33 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 22 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Angular Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Backend Developer
4 15 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (15.15%) C# WCF Developer
4 15 (15.15%) HTML CSS Developer
4 15 (15.15%) HTML Developer
4 15 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (15.15%) React Developer
4 15 (15.15%) SQL Developer
4 15 (15.15%) WCF Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Junior
7 7 (7.07%) Junior C# Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (48.48%) .NET
2 32 (32.32%) WCF
3 19 (19.19%) CSS
3 19 (19.19%) HTML
4 17 (17.17%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (15.15%) Handlebars
5 15 (15.15%) jQuery
5 15 (15.15%) lodash
5 15 (15.15%) React
5 15 (15.15%) Sass
6 7 (7.07%) WPF
7 1 (1.01%) HTML5
7 1 (1.01%) LAMP
7 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.01%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) User Experience
3 7 (7.07%) Algorithms
3 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.01%) CCTV
7 1 (1.01%) EPoS
7 1 (1.01%) Fintech
7 1 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.03%) Debian
4 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) E-Commerce
2 30 (30.30%) Market Research
3 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.17%) MVC
5 15 (15.15%) BDD
5 15 (15.15%) CQRS
5 15 (15.15%) Domain-Driven Design
5 15 (15.15%) OO
5 15 (15.15%) TDD
5 15 (15.15%) Web Application Development
6 14 (14.14%) Mathematics
7 13 (13.13%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (12.12%) Analytics
9 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.07%) Data Mapping
10 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.07%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (7.07%) Economics
10 7 (7.07%) Marketing Strategy
10 7 (7.07%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.41%) C#
2 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.18%) SQL
4 8 (8.08%) C
5 7 (7.07%) C++
5 7 (7.07%) XAML
6 4 (4.04%) Java
7 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.04%) CISSP
3 4 (4.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (4.04%) PCI QSA
4 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) CCNA
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.04%) GDPR
2 4 (4.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Adobe
2 7 (7.07%) Facebook
2 7 (7.07%) Google
2 7 (7.07%) Intel
3 3 (3.03%) LogRhythm
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.02%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco
5 1 (1.01%) Zend