iGaming is a form of online gaming. These games involve putting down money or something else of value on the outcome of a game or sport. Some examples of this include;
- Online Casinos
- Sports betting
There is a wide range iGaming careers that you can get involved in, including;
- Artists and modellers
- Game programmers
- Audio engineers
Read on to find out where the best places around the world are to kick-start or progress in your iGaming career.
The UK has one of the most progressive regulatory frameworks of any other country in the world when it comes to online gaming. The iGaming industry in the UK is one of the most established.
The licencing laws in the UK make sure that any online gambling is carried our fairly and helps prevent ‘problem gambling’. So if it’s the job more than the location you’re after, the UK is probably a good place for you.
Malta’s iGaming industry has noticeably grown over the last 14 years. This is due to new regulations being passed in 2004. These new regulations have given online operators the ability to grow their businesses in a safe and user-friendly manner.
What makes iGaming careers so appealing in Malta is that the country is both politically and financially stable (which can’t be said for many countries these days). This offers many people looking for a career in iGaming more security. Malta’s gaming regulations are also legally recognised by both the Maltese and EU standards.
Gibraltar is on the rise, both the economy and the job market has seen a dramatic improvement in recent years. iGaming careers in Gibraltar are plentiful and this is due to there being lots of job opportunities in the financial, IT, legal and banking sectors. Licences are provided to operators who have a good track record and financial standing.
Gibraltar is a great option if you are looking for a total lifestyle change.
Isle of Man
The Isle of Man has one of the most respected iGaming licencing standards in the world. It is a great option for anyone who wants to live in an English speaking country with a growing economy, political stability and independence. The Isle of Man offers excellent opportunities in the world of iGaming, without any compromise on salary compared to the UK.
The Isle of Man iGaming industry is so positively received that the UK and OECD for gaming has “white listed” them, allowing companies in the Isle of Man to be able to advertise in the UK.
Interested in Switching iGaming Careers?
As you can see, there are many options when it comes to iGaming careers. Whether you want to join the top dogs in the UK, or go further and help their iGaming community progress whilst having financial security, political stability and sunshine, there is something for everyone when it comes to iGaming.