The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.50% - -
As % of the General category 23.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Manchester

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

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
55 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.95% 14.66% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 21
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,250 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Games
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Games Salary Trend in Bolton

Games
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Games.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) OO
1 17 (100.00%) Internet
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
1 17 (100.00%) CQRS
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
1 17 (100.00%) CQRS
1 17 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) OO
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago