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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 115 121
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.68% 1.66% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 537 664 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.87% 37.30% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 406 482 637
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £62,500
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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Amersham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +10 4 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Games
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) C++
5 6 (26.09%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) Grunt
5 6 (26.09%) gulp
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) CQRS

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 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) Grunt
1 6 (26.09%) gulp
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Gradle
3 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (17.39%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Trainee
7 1 (4.35%) Trainee Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
1 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (26.09%) CSS3
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
2 6 (26.09%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) React
4 2 (8.70%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.35%) Grails
5 1 (4.35%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Sass
5 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Online Games
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
4 6 (26.09%) CQRS
4 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
5 5 (21.74%) Computer Vision
5 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago