The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 1.73% 3.51% 4.84%
As % of the General category 4.17% 8.85% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 15
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% +36.00%  
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 Derby with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 113 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 41.56% 39.65% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 98
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby 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 Derby

Games
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Games in Derby

Games
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Derby over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derby region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Derby, Derbyshire
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