The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.098% 0.052% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.23%
Online Games
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 685 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.29% 35.86% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 590 595
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Online Games
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Birmingham

Online Games
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday