The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 98 125
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Games 24 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 1.42% 0.97%
As % of the General category 4.26% 3.94% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 23
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 564 533 876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.75% 36.14% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 376 435 713
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Games
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Buckinghamshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Buckinghamshire

Games
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Marlow - 2 £42,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £25,000 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (40.63%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 9 (28.13%) WCF
5 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (21.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (21.88%) BDD
6 7 (21.88%) CQRS
6 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.88%) Internet
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.63%) HTML

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) AMQP
2 1 (3.13%) ATM
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 4 (12.50%) Big Data
5 4 (12.50%) Cloudera CDH
5 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 4 (12.50%) Impala
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 4 (12.50%) Pentaho
5 4 (12.50%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
1 4 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) WCF Developer
5 2 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
1 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (28.13%) WCF
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (9.38%) CSS
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) RESTful
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
7 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
7 2 (6.25%) WinForms
8 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) iPad
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Online Games
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.13%) EPoS
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) CQRS
4 7 (21.88%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (21.88%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (12.50%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.25%) MVVM
6 2 (6.25%) Physics
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Ab Initio
1 4 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (12.50%) Talend
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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