Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Games 38 44 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.42% 2.27% 3.22%
As % of the General category 6.86% 6.29% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 51
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,200 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +14.29%

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 554 699 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 35.24% 36.01% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 437 564 686
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £73,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +18 38 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Games
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottinghamshire 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 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 (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%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.26%) OpenUP
6 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
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