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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 56 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.76% 0.25% -
As % of the General category 4.17% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 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
192 168 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 42.20% 41.79% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 158 124 146
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,550 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Android
1 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
1 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 8 (80.00%) Ninject
2 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (80.00%) Google Play
2 8 (80.00%) iPhone
2 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (80.00%) Google
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development

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 8 (80.00%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
1 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (80.00%) Ninject
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) J2ME
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) iPhone
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago