The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birkenhead region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 31.82% - -
As % of the General category 53.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 59.09% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Merseyside

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

Games
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Games Salary Trend in Birkenhead

Games
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (62.50%) CQRS
2 5 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (62.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) CQRS
2 5 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (62.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago