Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 103 86
Rank change year-on-year +30 -17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 53 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.34% 1.71% 2.76%
As % of the General category 8.72% 5.26% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 56
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,200 £23,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £56,500 £65,000 £47,750
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.31% -13.33% -6.25%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 608 665 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 38.31% 32.55% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 484 519 568
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £22,175
90th Percentile £65,700 £71,250 £62,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.33%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Nottinghamshire

Games
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Nottinghamshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Nottinghamshire

Games
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +34 53 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Mansfield - 1 £32,500 -
Games
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.96%) SCCM
3 18 (33.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 16 (30.19%) Office 365
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (30.19%) Windows 10
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
4 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
4 16 (30.19%) Citrix
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (30.19%) MCSA
4 16 (30.19%) ITIL
4 16 (30.19%) MCP
4 16 (30.19%) Cisco
4 16 (30.19%) Service Management
4 16 (30.19%) Firewall
5 14 (26.42%) C++
5 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
6 12 (22.64%) VMware
6 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (22.64%) Game Development
6 12 (22.64%) ITIL V3
6 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
6 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (30.19%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.77%) G Suite
5 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) gulp
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) Programmer
2 13 (24.53%) Games Programmer
3 10 (18.87%) C++ Games Programmer
3 10 (18.87%) C++ Programmer
3 10 (18.87%) Service Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) IT Support
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum Master
6 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Game Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (15.09%) CryEngine
3 7 (13.21%) CSS
3 7 (13.21%) CSS3
3 7 (13.21%) HTML
3 7 (13.21%) HTML5
4 3 (5.66%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (3.77%) CakePHP
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) Laravel
5 2 (3.77%) LESS
5 2 (3.77%) Sass
5 2 (3.77%) Symfony
5 2 (3.77%) Yii
6 1 (1.89%) .NET
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.89%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Blog
3 4 (7.55%) Social Media
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile Games
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.77%) EPoS
5 2 (3.77%) Fintech
5 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.77%) Xbox
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows 10
2 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Incident Management
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
1 16 (30.19%) Service Management
2 12 (22.64%) Game Development
2 12 (22.64%) ITIL V3
2 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) 3D Programming
4 8 (15.09%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) TDD
6 6 (11.32%) ATDD
6 6 (11.32%) Coaching
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.32%) Kanban
6 6 (11.32%) User Stories
6 6 (11.32%) Web Development
7 5 (9.43%) SAFe Practitioner
7 5 (9.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.55%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C++
2 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 3 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) MCP
1 16 (30.19%) MCSA
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.66%) Docker
5 1 (1.89%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) Ansible
2 3 (5.66%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) Rancher
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Cisco
2 16 (30.19%) Citrix
3 12 (22.64%) VMware
4 7 (13.21%) Google
5 6 (11.32%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) Perforce
7 1 (1.89%) WooCommerce