Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 50 30
Rank change year-on-year -7 -20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 8 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.28% 1.75% 8.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 4.32% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 58
Ipswich median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% +10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,250 £45,000
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.38% +10.00% +16.67%

Online Games is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 126 185 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 35.90% 40.39% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 96 163 281
Ipswich median annual salary £43,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.69% -1.28% -
10th Percentile £23,125 £24,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £70,000 £58,750
Suffolk median annual salary £41,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% -1.30% +2.67%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Ipswich

Online Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

Online 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA