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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 70 95 81
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Games 30 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.59% 0.94% 1.78%
As % of the General category 9.17% 3.22% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 18
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,200 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 327 311 478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 39.11% 29.12% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 250 225 380
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £75,000
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 March 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 March 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 - 10 £33,750 - 1
Cheltenham +6 5 £50,000 -
Games
South West

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (74.58%) Security Cleared
3 43 (72.88%) C
4 38 (64.41%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (62.71%) DV Cleared
6 34 (57.63%) Software Engineering
6 34 (57.63%) Mentoring
6 34 (57.63%) Coaching
7 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
8 29 (49.15%) Python
9 27 (45.76%) C#
9 27 (45.76%) Android
10 26 (44.07%) C++
10 26 (44.07%) Java
10 26 (44.07%) Objective-C
11 23 (38.98%) User Stories
12 22 (37.29%) Big Data
12 22 (37.29%) Apple iOS
12 22 (37.29%) Mobile Development
12 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
12 22 (37.29%) Spring
12 22 (37.29%) J2EE
12 22 (37.29%) WebLogic
12 22 (37.29%) EJB
13 21 (35.59%) STL
13 21 (35.59%) Java EE
13 21 (35.59%) Multithreading
14 20 (33.90%) Reverse Engineering
15 19 (32.20%) HTML
15 19 (32.20%) Windows

Games
Top Related 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 22 (37.29%) WebLogic
2 17 (28.81%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.08%) 3ds Max
2 3 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.08%) Maya
3 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
1 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.47%) HTTP
2 5 (8.47%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) FCoE
3 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) Big Data
2 17 (28.81%) Apache Hive
2 17 (28.81%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) XMLUnit
3 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Redmine
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Military
3 3 (5.08%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Consultant
1 15 (25.42%) Software Consultant
2 10 (16.95%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Developer
4 8 (13.56%) PHP Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Java Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Requirements Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) EJB
1 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
1 22 (37.29%) J2EE
1 22 (37.29%) Spring
2 21 (35.59%) Java EE
2 21 (35.59%) STL
3 19 (32.20%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) XML
5 11 (18.64%) CSS
6 8 (13.56%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) Ajax
7 7 (11.86%) JSON
7 7 (11.86%) LAMP
8 5 (8.47%) HTML5
9 3 (5.08%) Flash
10 2 (3.39%) CSS3
10 2 (3.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) iPhone
2 5 (8.47%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Animation
3 4 (6.78%) Blog
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Cybercrime
4 3 (5.08%) Learning Management System
4 3 (5.08%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) SCORM
4 3 (5.08%) Xbox
5 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Android
2 22 (37.29%) Apple iOS
3 19 (32.20%) Linux
3 19 (32.20%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Phone
5 4 (6.78%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.78%) Unix
6 3 (5.08%) CentOS
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (57.63%) Coaching
3 34 (57.63%) Mentoring
3 34 (57.63%) Software Engineering
4 23 (38.98%) User Stories
5 22 (37.29%) Mobile Development
6 21 (35.59%) Multithreading
7 20 (33.90%) Reverse Engineering
8 11 (18.64%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (18.64%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (18.64%) Scrum
9 9 (15.25%) Web Development
10 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.47%) MODAF
11 5 (8.47%) SysML
11 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
11 5 (8.47%) UML
11 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) C
2 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) Python
4 27 (45.76%) C#
5 26 (44.07%) C++
5 26 (44.07%) Java
5 26 (44.07%) Objective-C
6 10 (16.95%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) SQL
8 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.78%) Perl
8 4 (6.78%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) Security Cleared
2 37 (62.71%) DV Cleared
3 12 (20.34%) CCNA
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (20.34%) CISSP
3 12 (20.34%) CompTIA Security+
3 12 (20.34%) GIAC
3 12 (20.34%) Linux+ Certification
3 12 (20.34%) MCSE
3 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (20.34%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (20.34%) SANS
3 12 (20.34%) Security+ Certification
3 12 (20.34%) SSCP
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
4 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) ISEB
5 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.69%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) NFS
2 1 (1.69%) Samba
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Adobe
1 5 (8.47%) Atlassian
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco
2 4 (6.78%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) Kenexa
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) EMC
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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