Period
to 24 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Isle of Man. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
UK > Isle of Man
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 1 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Isle of Man 35.56% 6.25% 20.83%
As % of the General category 41.03% 8.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £33,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.21% -26.67% +16.13%
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 the Isle of Man with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Isle of Man
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Isle of Man 86.67% 75.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 20
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,375 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -21.05% -5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £42,813 £56,250 £59,625
90th Percentile £47,850 " £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the Isle of Man

Job postings citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Isle of Man.

Job vacancy trend for Games in the Isle of Man

Games
Salary Trend in the Isle of Man

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Games in the Isle of Man.

Salary trend for Games in the Isle of Man

Games
Salary Histogram in the Isle of Man

Salary distribution for jobs citing Games in the Isle of Man over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Games in the Isle of Man

Games
Job Locations in the Isle of Man

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Isle of Man region over the 6 months to 24 September 2021. 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
Douglas - 2 £35,000 -
Games
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Isle of Man region with a requirement for Games.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) OO
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Statistics
3 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
3 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
3 11 (68.75%) QA
3 11 (68.75%) KDB
3 11 (68.75%) Machine Learning
3 11 (68.75%) Analytics
3 11 (68.75%) Quantitative Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Social Skills
4 10 (62.50%) Data Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Azure
6 3 (18.75%) AWS
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Docker
7 2 (12.50%) Kafka
7 2 (12.50%) Terraform
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Task Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Isle of Man 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 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (18.75%) AWS
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.25%) npm
3 1 (6.25%) NuGet
3 1 (6.25%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) ADSL2
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) KDB
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Qualitative Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Audit Manager
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Account Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Audit Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Analytics
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
1 11 (68.75%) Machine Learning
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
1 11 (68.75%) OO
1 11 (68.75%) Quantitative Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Statistics
2 10 (62.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Task Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft