The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 13 12
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury - 5.00% 15.00%
As % of the General category - 14.29% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Kent

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

General Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 50.00% 35.00% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Median salary £29,473 £31,396 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £29,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Games
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Games Salary Trend in Canterbury