The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 87 89 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.05% 1.87% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +72.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +2.56%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 286 375 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 33.10% 35.92% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 210 274 303
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Milton Keynes

Games
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Games in Milton Keynes

Games
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Milton Keynes

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (63.64%) C++
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Grunt
3 5 (45.45%) gulp
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Vision
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Physics
6 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Grunt
2 5 (45.45%) gulp
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (9.09%) Grails
4 1 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
4 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Vision
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Physics
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Game Theory
5 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
5 1 (9.09%) Innovation Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago