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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 57 58
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.81% 0.39% 1.58%
As % of the General category 7.75% 0.81% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.58% -43.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,300 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 129 247 276
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 36.24% 48.34% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 187 336 361
Median salary £45,000 £61,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.53% +17.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £77,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) WCF
2 10 (83.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) CQRS
2 10 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development

Games
Co-occurring 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 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (83.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) BDD
1 10 (83.33%) CQRS
1 10 (83.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
1 10 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (8.33%) Web Design
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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