Period
to 22 April 2019

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 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 69 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 0.54% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.44% 3.36% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Derby median annual salary £75,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +130.77% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £66,000 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £84,000 £42,500 £64,250
Derbyshire median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% -18.75% +14.29%

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 Derby with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Derby
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 139 149 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 37.77% 28.44% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 84 129 116
Derby median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -7.59% +6.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,500 £65,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +2.74%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 Derby region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible

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 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible