The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 163 168
Rank change year-on-year +34 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Games 37 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.23% 0.79% 0.75%
As % of the General category 4.10% 2.36% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 20
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +24.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £90,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 903 1143 1145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.07% 33.33% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 754 955 905
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Games
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Hampshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Hampshire

Games
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Basingstoke +20 16 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Southampton +14 5 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Farnborough +7 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Lyndhurst - 5 £28,500 -
Portsmouth -11 1 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £50,000 -
Fareham - 1 £25,000 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) MVC
3 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
4 24 (33.80%) HTML
5 23 (32.39%) PHP
5 23 (32.39%) MySQL
6 22 (30.99%) CSS
6 22 (30.99%) Web Development
6 22 (30.99%) HTML5
6 22 (30.99%) CSS3
7 21 (29.58%) OO
8 20 (28.17%) .NET
9 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
9 19 (26.76%) TDD
10 18 (25.35%) C#
10 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
10 18 (25.35%) Docker
11 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
11 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 17 (23.94%) BDD
11 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (22.54%) Retail
12 16 (22.54%) WCF
13 15 (21.13%) OOP
13 15 (21.13%) SOLID
14 14 (19.72%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (19.72%) Big Data
14 14 (19.72%) Linux
15 13 (18.31%) Finance

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (19.72%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Basecamp
3 4 (5.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) MySQL
2 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
3 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (19.72%) Big Data
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.82%) Redis
7 1 (1.41%) DB2
7 1 (1.41%) Endeca
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.41%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
1 9 (12.68%) Maven
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.23%) Moq
4 3 (4.23%) NUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Selenium
4 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.82%) JMeter
5 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.82%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.82%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (22.54%) Retail
2 13 (18.31%) Finance
3 9 (12.68%) Music Industry
4 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Web Developer
3 19 (26.76%) PHP Developer
4 18 (25.35%) .NET Developer
5 16 (22.54%) PHP Web Developer
6 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Agile Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Agile Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (9.86%) Development Manager
9 7 (9.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (9.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
9 7 (9.86%) Software Development Manager
10 6 (8.45%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) HTML
2 22 (30.99%) CSS
2 22 (30.99%) CSS3
2 22 (30.99%) HTML5
3 20 (28.17%) .NET
4 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
5 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (22.54%) WCF
7 11 (15.49%) Regular Expression
8 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.68%) Spring
9 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
10 6 (8.45%) Node.js
11 5 (7.04%) jQuery
11 5 (7.04%) Web Services
12 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.63%) Laravel
12 4 (5.63%) React
13 3 (4.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.82%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.41%) Animation
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) iSeries
4 1 (1.41%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) MVC
3 22 (30.99%) Web Development
4 21 (29.58%) OO
5 19 (26.76%) TDD
6 17 (23.94%) BDD
6 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
7 15 (21.13%) OOP
7 15 (21.13%) SOLID
8 13 (18.31%) CQRS
8 13 (18.31%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.45%) Kanban
10 5 (7.04%) OOD
11 4 (5.63%) DevOps
11 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.63%) Scrum
12 3 (4.23%) OO PHP
12 3 (4.23%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
2 23 (32.39%) PHP
3 18 (25.35%) C#
4 12 (16.90%) Java
5 11 (15.49%) PHP 5
5 11 (15.49%) PHP 7
5 11 (15.49%) XPath
6 5 (7.04%) SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) MCAD
3 1 (1.41%) MCP
3 1 (1.41%) MCSD
3 1 (1.41%) MCTS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) GCP
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) VMware
2 2 (2.82%) HP
3 1 (1.41%) Coremetrics
3 1 (1.41%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago