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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
23 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.08% 13.07% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 41
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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