Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 - 216
Rank change year-on-year - +216 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% - 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% - 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 - -
UK median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.95% - -

Online Games is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,331 2,309 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.10% 40.94% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,418 1,168
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +3.61%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £64,050
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Scotland

Online Games
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Scotland

Online Games
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
Online Games
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Online 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Awareness

Online Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Awareness
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories