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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - 125 130
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.20% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.60% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £36,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +51.04%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +11.42%
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
964 668 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.09% 33.94% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 613 524 739
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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