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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 20 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 1.75% - 2.11%
As % of the General category 3.33% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
30 30 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 52.63% 44.12% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 74
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Games
2 4 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
4 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (10.00%) JSON

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Games Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Games Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (30.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SaltStack