The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 July 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 General category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 47 55
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.25% 0.40%
As % of the General category - 6.71% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
158 164 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.57% 33.61% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 143 124
Average salary £37,123 £31,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.84% -9.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,125 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
North West

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Games
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Games Salary Trend in Lancashire