The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - 53 72
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.94% 0.30%
As % of the General category - 2.73% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £85,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +172.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Games
West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
278 183 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 36.77% 34.40% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 223 128 148
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Games
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Games Salary Trend in Coventry
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago