Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 81 76
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.72% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.94% 0.99% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Woking median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -62.50% +185.71%
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%

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 Woking with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 102 203 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 24.64% 29.72% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 92 185 127
Woking median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -4.49%
10th Percentile £36,375 £32,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Woking

Games
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Games in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Woking region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Capita
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Capita