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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 50 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.63% - 2.53%
As % of the General category 1.59% - 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 15
Median salary £28,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
126 133 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.38% 30.50% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 69 104 170
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) J2ME
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) J2ME
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) PHP