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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.71% - -
As % of the General category 3.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
North East

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

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 94 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.71% 44.34% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 82 22
Median salary £37,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,650 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Games
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Games Salary Trend in Durham

Games
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Durham region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £37,500 -
Games
North East

Games
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Games.

1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby