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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 11 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 15.52% 3.41% 2.78%
As % of the General category 32.14% 15.79% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £25,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
28 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 48.28% 21.59% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 40
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -32.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 15 September 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (57.89%) C++
2 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) Game Development
4 8 (42.11%) Twitter
4 8 (42.11%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Mobile Games
5 7 (36.84%) 3D Modelling
6 6 (31.58%) Advertising
7 5 (26.32%) Flash
7 5 (26.32%) Photoshop
7 5 (26.32%) UNIX
7 5 (26.32%) 3ds Max
7 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
7 5 (26.32%) User Experience Design
7 5 (26.32%) Motion Graphics
7 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (26.32%) User Experience
8 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (21.05%) Scala
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) OO
9 3 (15.79%) C

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (26.32%) Photoshop
1 5 (26.32%) 3ds Max
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.53%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Programmer
2 4 (21.05%) Games Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Games Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Games Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Flash
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (10.53%) iOS SDK
4 2 (10.53%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile Games
2 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
2 5 (26.32%) Motion Graphics
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Physics
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Android
3 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Game Development
2 7 (36.84%) 3D Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) User Experience Design
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
5 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.79%) C
6 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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