Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 75 83
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.37% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the General category 1.29% 1.11% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £31,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £35,000 £56,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +15.38%

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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 232 360 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 28.61% 44.67% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 208 292 251
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.77% -1.76% -6.07%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,942 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £70,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% -1.16% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Swindon

Games
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Games in Swindon

Games
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Swindon over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Internet Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript