The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 79
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.50% 0.67% 1.09%
As % of the General category 1.27% 1.83% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Median salary £39,250 £57,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.73% +50.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 316 382 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 39.21% 36.38% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 274 340 276
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Wiltshire

Games
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Wiltshire

Games
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +12 4 £39,250 -31.73%
Games
South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Game Development
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) iPhone
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Wiltshire
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