The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - - 36.84%
As % of the General category - - 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Merseyside

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

General Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - 50.00% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Median salary - £34,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.06%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

The demand trend of job ads across the Birkenhead region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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