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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 19 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 3.92% 1.54% 0.65%
As % of the General category 7.69% 3.03% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +98.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
26 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 50.98% 50.77% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Leamington Spa region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (37.50%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (12.50%) JSON

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Korean Language
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Game Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
1 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) SaltStack