Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 55 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.28% 1.33% 2.94%
As % of the General category 6.38% 6.94% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 £22,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.45% -6.38% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £20,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £33,500 £35,000
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £22,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +70.45% -31.25% -20.00%

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 Exeter with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 47 72 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 20.00% 19.10% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 112
Exeter median annual salary £38,750 £36,032 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.54% -3.92% +2.04%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £50,000 £88,000
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year -6.25% +7.38% +6.43%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Exeter

Games
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Games in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Games.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
2 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Games Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Website Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker