The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 126
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -
Online Games
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
463 497 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.61% 35.65% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 339 429 671
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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