The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 49 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.99% 0.25% -
As % of the General category 7.43% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 160 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.23% 39.70% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 151 117 133
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,401
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Games
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Games Salary Trend in Leicester

Games
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Leicester

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Games.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (85.71%) Node.js
3 12 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
4 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
4 11 (78.57%) Ninject
4 11 (78.57%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (78.57%) Android
4 11 (78.57%) iPhone
4 11 (78.57%) Domain-Driven Design
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (78.57%) Google Play
4 11 (78.57%) Google
4 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 11 (78.57%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) SQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) .NET Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Digital Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (85.71%) Node.js
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (78.57%) Ninject
4 11 (78.57%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) iPhone
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (78.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Google