Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 18 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 4.68% 8.25% -
As % of the General category 15.25% 25.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 0
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
South London median annual salary £41,250 £56,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% +19.68% +25.33%

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 118 124 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 30.65% 31.96% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88 96 169
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £43,069 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.86% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £70,000 £77,500
South London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +5.56%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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 0 10 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Games
South London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Games.

1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 8 (44.44%) Physics
5 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) PhD
5 8 (44.44%) SOLID
5 8 (44.44%) Angular 2
5 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
5 8 (44.44%) Java SE
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (33.33%) GIS
7 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 5 (27.78%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) OOP
9 4 (22.22%) MVC
9 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 4 (22.22%) B2C
9 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) GIS
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Gradle
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Scientific Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) Angular 2
1 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 8 (44.44%) Java SE
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) WSDL
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
3 6 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (44.44%) Physics
3 8 (44.44%) SOLID
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) B2C
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
8 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft