Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
West London > Harrow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 17 2
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 4 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrow 27.12% 4.12% 29.21%
As % of the General category 57.14% 7.84% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 0 65
Harrow median annual salary £45,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 - £51,500
West London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% -27.27%

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 Harrow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Harrow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 51 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrow 47.46% 52.58% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 40
Harrow median annual salary £41,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.06% -15.00% -23.81%
10th Percentile £29,300 £25,000 £30,950
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,925 £60,000
West London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrow

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Harrow

Games
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Salary trend for Games in Harrow

Games
Job Locations in Harrow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Harrow region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stanmore - 16 £45,000 -
Games
West London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Harrow region with a requirement for Games.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) OOD
1 16 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 16 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 16 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
1 16 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 16 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 16 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
1 16 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrow 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:

Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 16 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 16 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 16 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) OOD
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
1 16 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Degree