The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.71% 2.23% 2.08%
As % of the General category 4.89% 6.65% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 19
Median salary £32,500 £49,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.67% -14.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,100 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £49,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 327 331 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 34.94% 33.57% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 256 232 375
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Games
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Games in Gloucestershire

Games
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Gloucestershire

Games
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cirencester - 9 £32,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £32,500 - 2
Cheltenham +5 1 £35,000 -28.57%
Games
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Games.

1 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
4 20 (43.48%) C
5 19 (41.30%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (36.96%) Android
6 17 (36.96%) Apple iOS
6 17 (36.96%) HTML
6 17 (36.96%) CSS
7 14 (30.43%) PHP
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
8 13 (28.26%) jQuery
9 12 (26.09%) Ajax
9 12 (26.09%) Linux
9 12 (26.09%) Python
9 12 (26.09%) MySQL
10 11 (23.91%) XML
10 11 (23.91%) LAMP
10 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
10 11 (23.91%) JSON
11 10 (21.74%) Web Development
11 10 (21.74%) Finance
11 10 (21.74%) Java
11 10 (21.74%) C#
11 10 (21.74%) C++
11 10 (21.74%) User Stories
11 10 (21.74%) Mentoring

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (19.57%) Apache Pig
1 9 (19.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) ATM
1 1 (2.17%) FCoE
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) SNMP
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) Apache Hive
2 9 (19.57%) Big Data
2 9 (19.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) XMLUnit
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Codeception
3 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Redmine
4 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Electronics
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 9 (19.57%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Research Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Consultant
6 7 (15.22%) Java Consultant
6 7 (15.22%) Software Consultant
7 6 (13.04%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Designer
8 5 (10.87%) UI Designer
8 5 (10.87%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (10.87%) UX Designer
9 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Junior
9 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) CSS
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 13 (28.26%) jQuery
3 12 (26.09%) Ajax
4 11 (23.91%) JSON
4 11 (23.91%) LAMP
4 11 (23.91%) XML
5 9 (19.57%) EJB
5 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
5 9 (19.57%) J2EE
5 9 (19.57%) Java EE
5 9 (19.57%) Spring
5 9 (19.57%) STL
6 5 (10.87%) CSS3
6 5 (10.87%) HTML5
7 2 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.17%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.39%) Blog
4 7 (15.22%) User Experience
5 3 (6.52%) Cybercrime
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Games
6 2 (4.35%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) Xbox
7 1 (2.17%) Animation
7 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.17%) EPoS
7 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Android
1 17 (36.96%) Apple iOS
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Linux
4 8 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Coaching
4 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
4 10 (21.74%) User Stories
4 10 (21.74%) Web Development
5 9 (19.57%) Functional Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
5 9 (19.57%) Mobile Development
5 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
6 8 (17.39%) Cryptography
6 8 (17.39%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (10.87%) Competitor Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Wireframes
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) C
3 14 (30.43%) PHP
4 12 (26.09%) Python
5 10 (21.74%) C#
5 10 (21.74%) C++
5 10 (21.74%) Java
6 9 (19.57%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.52%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.17%) GIAC
4 1 (2.17%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
4 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) NFS
2 1 (2.17%) Samba
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) NetApp
4 1 (2.17%) RedGate
4 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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