The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - 84 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.79% -
As % of the General category - 4.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Games
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
262 308 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.54% 36.80% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 177 271 264
Average salary £40,500 £39,680 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% -5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Games
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Games Salary Trend in Leicestershire