The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leamington Spa 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 Leamington Spa region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 10 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 14.10% 15.94% 1.10%
As % of the General category 29.73% 38.60% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
General Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 47.44% 41.30% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 38
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Warwickshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

Games
Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Games Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Twitter
3 7 (58.33%) Game Development
3 7 (58.33%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) Flash
5 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
5 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
5 5 (41.67%) User Experience Design
5 5 (41.67%) Advertising
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile Games
5 5 (41.67%) 3ds Max
5 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (33.33%) Couchbase
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Scala
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
7 2 (16.67%) Maya

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (41.67%) 3ds Max
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (16.67%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Games Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Flash
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile Games
1 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Game Development
1 7 (58.33%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience Design
3 4 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Twitter
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