Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - +68
Permanent jobs citing Games 56 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 11.48% 0.20% -
As % of the General category 27.72% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 62 1 0
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% - -
South London median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +11.25% +23.08%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 202 174 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 41.39% 35.37% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 168 156 169
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -1.55%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,650
90th Percentile £67,000 £75,000 £67,500
South London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -5.26%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Games in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Surbiton - 13 £40,000 -
Chessington - 4 £75,000 -
Games
South London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Games.

1 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 40 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 39 (69.64%) AngularJS
3 36 (64.29%) HTML
4 34 (60.71%) C#
4 34 (60.71%) .NET
5 33 (58.93%) CSS
5 33 (58.93%) MVC
5 33 (58.93%) SOLID
6 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
7 29 (51.79%) OOP
7 29 (51.79%) Unit Testing
7 29 (51.79%) Angular 2
8 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (48.21%) SQL
9 27 (48.21%) T-SQL
10 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
11 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
11 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Core
12 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (25.00%) Scrum
14 13 (23.21%) C++
15 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
15 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
16 9 (16.07%) HTML5
16 9 (16.07%) GStreamer
16 9 (16.07%) Polymer
16 9 (16.07%) Google

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) npm
2 3 (5.36%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.93%) GoCD
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.14%) Banking
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 17 (30.36%) Senior Developer
4 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Angular Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (10.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Real Time Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) AngularJS
2 36 (64.29%) HTML
3 34 (60.71%) .NET
4 33 (58.93%) CSS
5 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (51.79%) Angular 2
7 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
9 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Core
9 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
10 9 (16.07%) GStreamer
10 9 (16.07%) HTML5
10 9 (16.07%) Polymer
10 9 (16.07%) SOAP
11 7 (12.50%) React
12 6 (10.71%) Node.js
13 5 (8.93%) HATEOAS
13 5 (8.93%) REST
13 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 33 (58.93%) MVC
2 33 (58.93%) SOLID
3 29 (51.79%) OOP
3 29 (51.79%) Unit Testing
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.00%) Scrum
6 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
7 9 (16.07%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 7 (12.50%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) TDD
10 6 (10.71%) Machine Learning
10 6 (10.71%) Web Development
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (8.93%) Kanban
11 5 (8.93%) Microservices
11 5 (8.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 34 (60.71%) C#
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
3 27 (48.21%) T-SQL
4 13 (23.21%) C++
5 9 (16.07%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) Java
7 4 (7.14%) C
8 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Google
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Intel