The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -17.79%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
446 489 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.37% 26.11% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 267 361 397
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Online Games
North West

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Cheshire

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Java RMI
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL