The 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 19 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 12.50% 13.70% 15.91%
As % of the General category 22.39% 27.78% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Games
Warwickshire

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

General Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
67 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 55.83% 49.32% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 32
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £44,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 August 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) OO
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) WCF
4 13 (52.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (52.00%) BDD
4 13 (52.00%) Internet
4 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (52.00%) CQRS
4 13 (52.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) MySQL
6 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Hudson
8 5 (20.00%) Game Development
9 4 (16.00%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (16.00%) CloudFront
9 4 (16.00%) Splunk
9 4 (16.00%) Memcached

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (16.00%) CloudFront
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graphics Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (52.00%) WCF
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) Memcached
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) CentOS
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) OO
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 13 (52.00%) CQRS
3 13 (52.00%) Web Application Development
3 13 (52.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) Game Development
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) 3D Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) PHP
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Varnish
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
1 4 (16.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Facebook
2 3 (12.00%) Twitter
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
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