The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / London
Rank 507 395 497
Rank change year-on-year -112 +102  
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 81 281 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 1.49% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 198 137
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14549 18834 18406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.26% 45.18% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11937 15710 14928
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Online Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in London

Online Games
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Online Games in London

Online Games
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Online Games in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Online Games in London

Online Games
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 4 £82,500 +100.00% 3
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 255 (100.00%) Games
2 153 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (47.45%) Java
4 96 (37.65%) TDD
5 94 (36.86%) E-Commerce
6 82 (32.16%) Git (software)
7 81 (31.76%) Scrum
8 76 (29.80%) NoSQL
9 75 (29.41%) Retail
10 74 (29.02%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (25.88%) Spring
12 64 (25.10%) Online Betting
12 64 (25.10%) Linux
13 54 (21.18%) ActiveMQ
13 54 (21.18%) JavaScript
13 54 (21.18%) Finance
14 49 (19.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 48 (18.82%) Jenkins
16 46 (18.04%) RESTful
17 45 (17.65%) Relational Database
18 43 (16.86%) Apache Camel
18 43 (16.86%) MongoDB
19 42 (16.47%) RDBMS
20 41 (16.08%) Internet
20 41 (16.08%) HTML
20 41 (16.08%) Software Engineering
21 40 (15.69%) Python
22 38 (14.90%) Telecoms
23 35 (13.73%) Maven
23 35 (13.73%) Subversion

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 33 (12.94%) CMS
2 26 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 25 (9.80%) Jetty
3 25 (9.80%) WebSphere
4 23 (9.02%) CoreMedia CMS
5 11 (4.31%) Apache
6 8 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.75%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.96%) JBoss
9 4 (1.57%) nginx
10 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Magento
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.10%) Trello
3 6 (2.35%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (2.35%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.08%) Internet
2 3 (1.18%) Firewall
2 3 (1.18%) HTTP
2 3 (1.18%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (29.80%) NoSQL
2 45 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 43 (16.86%) MongoDB
4 42 (16.47%) RDBMS
5 28 (10.98%) Neo4j
6 20 (7.84%) Hazelcast
6 20 (7.84%) SQL Server
7 18 (7.06%) Big Data
8 17 (6.67%) MySQL
9 14 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.92%) Couchbase
10 10 (3.92%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.53%) DB2
12 5 (1.96%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.57%) Redis
13 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 82 (32.16%) Git (software)
2 48 (18.82%) Jenkins
3 35 (13.73%) Maven
3 35 (13.73%) Subversion
4 22 (8.63%) JIRA
5 17 (6.67%) Grunt
6 14 (5.49%) Jasmine
7 13 (5.10%) CocoaPods
7 13 (5.10%) GoCD
7 13 (5.10%) JUnit
7 13 (5.10%) Xcode
8 12 (4.71%) Gradle
9 10 (3.92%) gulp
9 10 (3.92%) Mocha
10 8 (3.14%) Bower
10 8 (3.14%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.14%) TestNG
11 7 (2.75%) Ant
11 7 (2.75%) Mockito
12 6 (2.35%) TeamCity
General
1 255 (100.00%) Games
2 75 (29.41%) Retail
3 64 (25.10%) Online Betting
4 54 (21.18%) Finance
5 38 (14.90%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.49%) Marketing
7 13 (5.10%) Publishing
8 5 (1.96%) Banking
9 4 (1.57%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (1.18%) Back Office
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) French Language
11 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (52.55%) Developer
2 57 (22.35%) Java Developer
3 39 (15.29%) E-Commerce Developer
4 28 (10.98%) Games Developer
5 27 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 25 (9.80%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 19 (7.45%) Agile Developer
8 17 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 17 (6.67%) Software Manager
9 16 (6.27%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 15 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
10 15 (5.88%) iOS Developer
11 13 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (5.10%) Software Delivery Manager
12 12 (4.71%) Architect
12 12 (4.71%) C# Developer
13 11 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.88%) Spring
2 54 (21.18%) ActiveMQ
3 46 (18.04%) RESTful
4 43 (16.86%) Apache Camel
5 41 (16.08%) HTML
6 35 (13.73%) Node.js
7 34 (13.33%) Java EE
7 34 (13.33%) XML
8 32 (12.55%) HTML5
9 30 (11.76%) CSS
10 27 (10.59%) AngularJS
11 25 (9.80%) React
11 25 (9.80%) Servlets
12 24 (9.41%) XSLT
13 23 (9.02%) Spring Integration
14 21 (8.24%) REST
15 18 (7.06%) JDBC
15 18 (7.06%) JSP
15 18 (7.06%) Kafka
15 18 (7.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.63%) User Experience
2 18 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.10%) Animation
5 8 (3.14%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.14%) Fintech
5 8 (3.14%) Online Gambling
5 8 (3.14%) Replication
6 7 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.35%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.96%) Mobile Games
9 4 (1.57%) Bitcoin
9 4 (1.57%) iPad
10 3 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.18%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.18%) Social Media
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (25.10%) Linux
2 32 (12.55%) Unix
3 27 (10.59%) Mac OS X
4 22 (8.63%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.31%) Android
6 9 (3.53%) Windows
7 2 (0.78%) CentOS
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.39%) HPUX
8 1 (0.39%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (37.65%) TDD
3 94 (36.86%) E-Commerce
4 81 (31.76%) Scrum
5 74 (29.02%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (19.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 41 (16.08%) Software Engineering
8 35 (13.73%) DevOps
9 33 (12.94%) Configuration Management
9 33 (12.94%) Kanban
10 31 (12.16%) SOA
11 27 (10.59%) Coaching
12 26 (10.20%) Automated Testing
12 26 (10.20%) Mentoring
13 25 (9.80%) Pair Programming
14 23 (9.02%) OO
15 22 (8.63%) OOP
16 21 (8.24%) Unit Testing
17 20 (7.84%) Front End Development
18 19 (7.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 121 (47.45%) Java
2 54 (21.18%) JavaScript
3 40 (15.69%) Python
4 26 (10.20%) SQL
5 20 (7.84%) Scala
6 17 (6.67%) C#
7 16 (6.27%) Objective-C
8 15 (5.88%) Apple Swift
9 7 (2.75%) ES6
10 6 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.96%) C++
11 5 (1.96%) PHP
11 5 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.57%) C
12 4 (1.57%) Lua
13 3 (1.18%) Ruby
14 2 (0.78%) Perl
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (9.41%) Degree
2 6 (2.35%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (1.18%) SANS
4 2 (0.78%) CISSP
4 2 (0.78%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) CCSA
5 1 (0.39%) CEH
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.16%) QA
2 25 (9.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.18%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (13.73%) Puppet
2 15 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 12 (4.71%) Ansible
4 11 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.35%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.18%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.78%) Grafana
7 2 (0.78%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.78%) Salt
7 2 (0.78%) StatsD
8 1 (0.39%) Kibana
8 1 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (6.27%) Oracle
2 9 (3.53%) IBM
3 7 (2.75%) Facebook
4 6 (2.35%) Netezza
4 6 (2.35%) Tableau
5 5 (1.96%) Splunk
6 4 (1.57%) Apigee
7 3 (1.18%) Adobe
7 3 (1.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.78%) Google
8 2 (0.78%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.78%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
9 1 (0.39%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.39%) Blue Martini
9 1 (0.39%) Cognos
9 1 (0.39%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.39%) hybris
9 1 (0.39%) T-Plan
North West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Candidate Source
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
PokerStars
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £54,999 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Wiser Digital
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
Firefly Studios
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
North West London
Candidate Source
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits and amazing cult
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago