Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 74 77
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.48% 0.12% 0.74%
As % of the General category 1.16% 0.39% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Swindon median annual salary £90,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +140.00% +11.11% -34.15%
10th Percentile £80,000 £36,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £38,750 £44,225
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -36.59%

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 346 255 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 41.64% 31.25% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 281 218 308
Swindon median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £65,000 £56,450
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Leadership

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Architect
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian