Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 101 137
Rank change year-on-year +3 +36 -22
Permanent jobs citing Games 32 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.92% 1.78% 0.92%
As % of the General category 5.33% 5.83% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 79
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £55,000 £42,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 600 515 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 36.04% 30.49% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 332 445 726
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.64% +3.75% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Games.

1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 10 (31.25%) RESTful
5 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
5 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) iPad
7 7 (21.88%) SOLID
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Online Games
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
8 6 (18.75%) NHibernate
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) Microservices
8 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (18.75%) Big Data
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (18.75%) .NET Core

Games
Co-occurring 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 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
3 5 (15.63%) Cloudera CDH
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.63%) Impala
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) Pentaho
3 5 (15.63%) PowerCenter
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.63%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
1 5 (15.63%) Spanish Language
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) UX Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Web Designer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Azure Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 10 (31.25%) RESTful
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
3 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (18.75%) .NET Core
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
5 6 (18.75%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) NHibernate
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) WCF
7 4 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (12.50%) React
7 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.50%) WPF
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) iPad
1 7 (21.88%) Online Games
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.50%) e-Learning
4 4 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 4 (12.50%) NHS
4 4 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.88%) SOLID
5 6 (18.75%) Microservices
6 5 (15.63%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Content Development
7 4 (12.50%) Web Design
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
8 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.38%) Physics
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Ab Initio
3 5 (15.63%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (15.63%) Talend
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) TippingPoint