The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.96%
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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 169 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.54% 30.18% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 165 143 133
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £22,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Lancashire

Online Games
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Online 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) webpack

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript