Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - +70 +18
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.48% - 1.01%
As % of the General category 1.37% - 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Swindon median annual salary £43,250 - £35,000
10th Percentile £29,925 - £32,500
90th Percentile £53,000 - £41,650
Wiltshire median annual salary £28,000 - £35,000

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 293 251 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 35.26% 38.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 253 206 214
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Games in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) BODI
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BODI
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Lumira
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business 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%) 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%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Kanban
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SDET
1 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP