The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.13% - 0.65%
As % of the General category 7.19% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 139 184 223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 29.64% 36.01% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 114 155 142
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,018 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Games
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Games in Dorset

Games
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bournemouth - 9 £37,500 - 1
Poole - 1 £30,000 -
Games
South West

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Games.

1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) HTML5
2 10 (62.50%) CSS3
3 8 (50.00%) Social Media
3 8 (50.00%) Drupal
3 8 (50.00%) WordPress
3 8 (50.00%) Magento
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Ajax
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) CakePHP
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) OOP
4 6 (37.50%) OO

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (50.00%) Drupal
1 8 (50.00%) WordPress
2 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Trainee
4 2 (12.50%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Trainee Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) CSS3
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (37.50%) CakePHP
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 6 (37.50%) Laravel
3 6 (37.50%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Social Media
2 6 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) CQRS
3 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) C#
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Posted: 6 days ago
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