The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Berkshire / Wokingham
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 4.86% - -
As % of the General category 20.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Wokingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34 56 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 23.61% 41.79% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 16
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £50,400 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Games
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for Games in Wokingham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Games.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (75.00%) Kinect
3 6 (75.00%) Xbox
3 6 (75.00%) Android Development
3 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) RAD
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Android
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (12.50%) CRM

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Kinect
1 6 (75.00%) Xbox
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Android Development
1 6 (75.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) RAD
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree