Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 17 11
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 +60
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 88 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.68% 11.86% 18.72%
As % of the General category 6.58% 37.45% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 88 163
Ipswich median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,350 £29,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,875 £51,750
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% +0.65%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 152 235 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 40.75% 31.67% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 141 220 301
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.31% -8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,700 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,375 £55,000
Suffolk median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +4.00%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Ipswich

Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Games in Ipswich

Games
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Ipswich over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) Xbox
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (20.00%) SAN

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Graduate
2 4 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Xbox
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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