The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - 19 12
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 1.45% 5.77%
As % of the General category - 3.57% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Games
Scotland

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

General Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 39.62% 40.58% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 19
Average salary £42,926 £45,000 £150,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Games
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Games Salary Trend in Fife