The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - 90 98
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.13% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Online Games
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
284 266 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.89% 25.73% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 256 243 252
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Bedfordshire region.

Online Games Salary Trend in Bedfordshire