Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South London > Croydon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +61
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.00% 0.23% -
As % of the General category 12.61% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
South London median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.36% +18.67% +15.38%

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 Croydon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 111 175 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.71% 40.70% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 90 163 134
Croydon median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,375 £63,750 £70,000
South London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Croydon

Games
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Games in Croydon

Games
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Croydon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) TDD
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (78.57%) Kanban
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
1 11 (78.57%) Feature Driven Development
1 11 (78.57%) ATDD
1 11 (78.57%) User Stories
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
1 11 (78.57%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) ATM
5 1 (7.14%) EPoS
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) CCTV
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum Master
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Java Scrum Master
3 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CCTV
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) EPoS
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) ATDD
1 11 (78.57%) Coaching
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (78.57%) Feature Driven Development
1 11 (78.57%) Kanban
1 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
1 11 (78.57%) TDD
1 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
1 11 (78.57%) User Stories
2 1 (7.14%) Android Development
2 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree