Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 70 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.48% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.37% 0.67% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Swindon median annual salary £38,250 £21,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.91% -42.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,250 £21,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £47,725 £28,850 £46,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £28,000 £21,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +30.23% -42.67% +45.63%

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 291 297 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 34.56% 41.54% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 252 232 198
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.77% +4.38% -13.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £24,675
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,750 £61,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -3.98%

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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Internet Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SDET
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA