The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 41 68 55
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.31% 0.16% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.34% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% +2.56%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 111 294 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 34.58% 46.37% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 94 230 221
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Slough

Games
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Games in Slough

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for Games.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Avionics
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Internet Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
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