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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 388 544
Rank change year-on-year -124 +156  
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 103 266 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.44% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 86 191 140
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -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 17275 18525 20722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.17% 46.29% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13171 15713 16968
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +8 7 £57,500 +2.22% 2
Brentford - 5 £47,500 -
Online Games
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Games
2 95 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (40.44%) E-Commerce
4 69 (37.70%) Java
5 63 (34.43%) TDD
6 54 (29.51%) Retail
7 52 (28.42%) Scrum
8 49 (26.78%) Git (software)
9 47 (25.68%) SQL
10 46 (25.14%) Finance
10 46 (25.14%) Spring
10 46 (25.14%) Relational Database
11 45 (24.59%) NoSQL
12 43 (23.50%) Online Betting
13 40 (21.86%) Linux
13 40 (21.86%) RDBMS
14 38 (20.77%) C#
15 37 (20.22%) Puppet
16 36 (19.67%) JavaScript
16 36 (19.67%) .NET
17 35 (19.13%) Python
17 35 (19.13%) Degree
18 34 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (18.58%) Continuous Delivery
19 33 (18.03%) HTML
19 33 (18.03%) Telecoms
20 32 (17.49%) SQL Server
20 32 (17.49%) Test Automation
20 32 (17.49%) RESTful
21 31 (16.94%) Marketing

Online Games
Co-occurring 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 29 (15.85%) WebSphere
2 27 (14.75%) CMS
3 24 (13.11%) Jetty
3 24 (13.11%) Tomcat
4 22 (12.02%) CoreMedia CMS
5 13 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (5.46%) Apache Spark
7 7 (3.83%) Apache
8 3 (1.64%) Confluence
9 2 (1.09%) JBoss
10 1 (0.55%) IPython
10 1 (0.55%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.55%) nginx
10 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.55%) InVision
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (10.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.19%) SaaS
4 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) RIP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.55%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.14%) Relational Database
2 45 (24.59%) NoSQL
3 40 (21.86%) RDBMS
4 32 (17.49%) SQL Server
5 21 (11.48%) Redis
6 20 (10.93%) MongoDB
7 18 (9.84%) Big Data
8 16 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (7.10%) MySQL
10 8 (4.37%) Hazelcast
10 8 (4.37%) Neo4j
11 7 (3.83%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.73%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (2.19%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.64%) Data Mining
16 2 (1.09%) HBase
17 1 (0.55%) Blockchain
17 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (26.78%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.85%) Jenkins
3 22 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (12.02%) Visual Studio
4 15 (8.20%) Subversion
5 12 (6.56%) Maven
6 7 (3.83%) JUnit
7 6 (3.28%) Grunt
7 6 (3.28%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.19%) JIRA
9 3 (1.64%) Ant
9 3 (1.64%) Bower
9 3 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.64%) Gradle
9 3 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.55%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.55%) Psake
11 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 183 (100.00%) Games
2 54 (29.51%) Retail
3 46 (25.14%) Finance
4 43 (23.50%) Online Betting
5 33 (18.03%) Telecoms
6 31 (16.94%) Marketing
7 20 (10.93%) Electronics
7 20 (10.93%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.19%) Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.09%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.55%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 98 (53.55%) Developer
2 46 (25.14%) Java Developer
3 28 (15.30%) C# Developer
4 20 (10.93%) C# WCF Developer
4 20 (10.93%) WCF Developer
5 19 (10.38%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce Developer
6 14 (7.65%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 13 (7.10%) DBA
7 13 (7.10%) MySQL DBA
8 12 (6.56%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.56%) Games Developer
8 12 (6.56%) Lead Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Software Manager
10 10 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (5.46%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (5.46%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.92%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.14%) Spring
2 36 (19.67%) .NET
3 33 (18.03%) HTML
4 32 (17.49%) RESTful
5 29 (15.85%) ActiveMQ
5 29 (15.85%) Java EE
6 28 (15.30%) HTML5
7 25 (13.66%) CSS
8 24 (13.11%) Apache Camel
8 24 (13.11%) Node.js
8 24 (13.11%) Servlets
8 24 (13.11%) WCF
9 22 (12.02%) Spring Integration
10 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
10 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (11.48%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (10.93%) Dapper ORM
11 20 (10.93%) Entity Framework
11 20 (10.93%) LINQ to SQL
11 20 (10.93%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.29%) User Experience
3 13 (7.10%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.10%) Replication
4 6 (3.28%) Fintech
4 6 (3.28%) iPad
4 6 (3.28%) Mobile Games
5 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.19%) Online Gambling
6 3 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.64%) Social Gaming
6 3 (1.64%) Social Media
7 2 (1.09%) Blog
7 2 (1.09%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) iPhone
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.86%) Linux
2 27 (14.75%) Unix
3 25 (13.66%) Windows
4 24 (13.11%) Mac OS X
5 10 (5.46%) Android
5 10 (5.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.09%) CentOS
6 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.44%) E-Commerce
3 63 (34.43%) TDD
4 52 (28.42%) Scrum
5 34 (18.58%) Continuous Delivery
5 34 (18.58%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (17.49%) Test Automation
7 31 (16.94%) Low Latency
8 29 (15.85%) Kanban
9 28 (15.30%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (14.21%) SOA
11 25 (13.66%) Multithreading
11 25 (13.66%) Pair Programming
12 24 (13.11%) Mentoring
13 23 (12.57%) Programme Management
14 22 (12.02%) Configuration Management
15 21 (11.48%) Digital Marketing
16 20 (10.93%) Coaching
16 20 (10.93%) DevOps
17 17 (9.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.70%) Java
2 47 (25.68%) SQL
3 38 (20.77%) C#
4 36 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 35 (19.13%) Python
6 20 (10.93%) XAML
7 9 (4.92%) Scala
8 6 (3.28%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.73%) C
9 5 (2.73%) ES6
10 4 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.64%) Lua
11 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.09%) C++
12 2 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.55%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.55%) PHP
13 1 (0.55%) R
13 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (19.13%) Degree
2 19 (10.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.10%) MySQL Certification
4 3 (1.64%) SANS
5 2 (1.09%) PhD
6 1 (0.55%) MBA
6 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.02%) PCI DSS
2 20 (10.93%) QA
3 3 (1.64%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (20.22%) Puppet
2 15 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.10%) Ansible
4 3 (1.64%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.09%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.09%) Salt
6 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.93%) SAP
2 8 (4.37%) Facebook
2 8 (4.37%) Tableau
3 7 (3.83%) hybris
4 6 (3.28%) Google
5 3 (1.64%) Adobe
5 3 (1.64%) Apigee
6 2 (1.09%) Apple
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.09%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.09%) Splunk
7 1 (0.55%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.55%) Cognos
7 1 (0.55%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.55%) Tagetik
7 1 (0.55%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.55%) Vertica
North West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PokerStars
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £120k to £160k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £85,000 to £94,999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago