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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 150 126 143
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +51.04%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
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
1089 637 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.05% 33.99% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 708 505 793
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP