The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 22.86% 3.85% 24.00%
As % of the General category 33.33% 14.29% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
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 Dundee with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 7 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 68.57% 26.92% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 14
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.86% -25.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £45,875 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Dundee

Games
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Games in Dundee

Games
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Dundee over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Games.

1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (21.05%) Android
6 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) Google
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile Games
7 3 (15.79%) Game Development
7 3 (15.79%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (15.79%) Monetization

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Games Producer
4 2 (10.53%) Games Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Games Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 2 (10.53%) Flash
2 2 (10.53%) JNI
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Havok
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Games
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Handset
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
4 1 (5.26%) Social Gaming
4 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Game Development
4 3 (15.79%) Monetization
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Physics
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) C++
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
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