Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 93 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Games 38 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.78% 2.38% 3.74%
As % of the General category 7.85% 6.60% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 50
Nottingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £53,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +26.67% +15.38%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 484 652 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 35.41% 36.02% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 377 541 565
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £73,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Nottingham

Games
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Games in Nottingham

Games
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Nottingham over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Games.

1 19 (50.00%) Windows
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (39.47%) SCCM
3 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
4 13 (34.21%) Citrix
4 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (34.21%) MCSA
4 13 (34.21%) ITIL
4 13 (34.21%) MCP
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco
4 13 (34.21%) Service Management
4 13 (34.21%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
4 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
4 13 (34.21%) Office 365
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
5 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
5 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (31.58%) VMware
6 8 (21.05%) C++
6 8 (21.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 7 (18.42%) Google
8 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
9 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (13.16%) Retail

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (34.21%) Office 365
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) gulp
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Programmer
2 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) IT Support
4 5 (13.16%) Games Programmer
4 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Games Programmer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Programmer
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (5.26%) CryEngine
3 2 (5.26%) CSS3
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) LESS
3 2 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) CakePHP
4 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) Laravel
4 1 (2.63%) Symfony
4 1 (2.63%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 2 (5.26%) EPoS
1 2 (5.26%) Fintech
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.26%) Xbox
2 1 (2.63%) Online Games
2 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
2 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
1 13 (34.21%) Service Management
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
3 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps
4 4 (10.53%) Game Development
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.89%) Microservices
5 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.89%) Product Management
6 2 (5.26%) 3D Programming
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) OpenUP
6 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Value Proposition
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 3 (7.89%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) R
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) MCP
1 13 (34.21%) MCSA
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
3 3 (7.89%) Ansible
3 3 (7.89%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.89%) Rancher
4 1 (2.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) Cisco
2 13 (34.21%) Citrix
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 7 (18.42%) Google
5 3 (7.89%) Apple
5 3 (7.89%) SAP