Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 70 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -45 +55
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 21 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.18% 2.14% 7.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 5.77% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 70
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% +0.65% +27.50%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £45,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +23.38% -1.28% -26.42%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 202 364 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 35.94% 37.10% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 187 325 382
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% -
10th Percentile £22,475 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +1.19%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Suffolk

Online Games
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Suffolk

Online Games
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Ipswich -11 1 £47,500 +23.38%
Online Games
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

Online Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA