The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 22 46
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 4.12% 1.28%
As % of the General category - 7.69% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £25,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
72 52 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.81% 53.61% 74.68%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 191
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Games
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Games Salary Trend in Canary Wharf