Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 73 49
Rank change year-on-year +36 -24 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.27% 0.28% 2.98%
As % of the General category 8.33% 0.77% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 68
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -43.75% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £23,750 £42,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 204 260 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 51.26% 36.31% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 126 212 163
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,350 £73,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -1.10%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Luton

Games
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Games in Luton

Games
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Luton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for Games.

1 10 (58.82%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) DNA
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
5 3 (17.65%) Legal
5 3 (17.65%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (17.65%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MariaDB
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (17.65%) German Language
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Games Artist
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) CRM Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Games Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) CSS3
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) HTML5
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (17.65%) Sass
1 3 (17.65%) Symfony
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) DNA
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Global Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) PHP 5
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Talend