Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 - 253
Rank change year-on-year - +253 +81
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 13 0 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 13
10th Percentile £43,750 " "
25th Percentile £45,000 " £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 - £42,500
75th Percentile £76,250 " £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 " "
England median annual salary £65,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.37% +8.00% -4.76%

Online Games is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,230 669 2,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.49% 36.94% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 913 518 1,833
10th Percentile £27,100 £29,500 £27,250
25th Percentile £34,472 £37,625 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £91,625 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in the East of England

Online Games
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Online Games in the East of England.

Salary trend for Online Games in the East of England

Online Games
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Online Games in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Online Games in the East of England

Online Games
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 6 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £65,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 - 1
Online Games
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Online 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 East of England region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 13 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Tableau
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Docker
6 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) PhpStorm
6 2 (15.38%) Ansible
6 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket

Online Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Azure
2 3 (23.08%) AWS
3 2 (15.38%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 2 (15.38%) Cypress.io
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (15.38%) PhpStorm
1 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) CloudOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Games Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) Laravel
1 2 (15.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
4 2 (15.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
1 2 (15.38%) VMware