Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 341 317
Rank change year-on-year -3 -24 +53
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 3 24 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.025% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.46% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 79
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% -1.28% -26.42%
10th Percentile £44,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £50,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 5384 5269 6272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.19% 40.07% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4279 5031
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Online Games as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games in the East of England.

Salary trend 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 19 November 2017. 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
Suffolk -15 1 £47,500 +23.38%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Online Games
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 East of England region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Kinect
3 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming

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 1 (33.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Research Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Express
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) HoloLens
1 1 (33.33%) Kinect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (33.33%) DNA
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft