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

Gaming
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 154 184
Rank change year-on-year +7 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Games 24 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.81% 1.08% 0.22%
As % of the General category 2.46% 3.43% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £21,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £44,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 976 1080 1179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.01% 31.42% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 858 913 881
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,250
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 26 June 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 26 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
Basingstoke - 14 £35,000 - 1
Eastleigh - 3 £50,000 -
Farnborough 0 2 £36,000 +67.44%
Southampton -3 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 36 (64.29%) MVC
2 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) TDD
4 26 (46.43%) .NET
4 26 (46.43%) OO
5 25 (44.64%) C#
6 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 23 (41.07%) WCF
7 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (39.29%) BDD
8 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
8 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
9 21 (37.50%) CQRS
9 21 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 21 (37.50%) Internet
10 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.00%) HTML
12 12 (21.43%) Web Development
13 11 (19.64%) HTML5
13 11 (19.64%) CSS
13 11 (19.64%) CSS3
14 9 (16.07%) PHP
14 9 (16.07%) MySQL
14 9 (16.07%) Retail
15 7 (12.50%) Degree
16 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
16 6 (10.71%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (16.07%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) SSDT
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.71%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) Ant
3 3 (5.36%) Maven
3 3 (5.36%) Moq
3 3 (5.36%) NUnit
3 3 (5.36%) QUnit
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (3.57%) JMeter
4 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.57%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Software Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Development Project Manager
6 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.93%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Software Development Project Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) .NET
2 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (41.07%) WCF
4 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 14 (25.00%) HTML
6 11 (19.64%) CSS
6 11 (19.64%) CSS3
6 11 (19.64%) HTML5
7 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.93%) jQuery
9 4 (7.14%) Laravel
9 4 (7.14%) Node.js
9 4 (7.14%) React
9 4 (7.14%) Web Services
10 3 (5.36%) Dojo
10 3 (5.36%) JSON
10 3 (5.36%) RESTful
10 3 (5.36%) SOAP
10 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) MVC
2 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) TDD
4 26 (46.43%) OO
5 22 (39.29%) BDD
5 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
6 21 (37.50%) CQRS
6 21 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 12 (21.43%) Web Development
8 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) OOP
9 5 (8.93%) Kanban
9 5 (8.93%) OOD
10 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 4 (7.14%) Scrum
10 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (5.36%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) C#
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) PHP
4 6 (10.71%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) Groovy
7 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) HP
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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