The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 3.50% -
As % of the General category - 10.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Lincolnshire region.

General Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
47 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 33.10% 32.00% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 32
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £39,792
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £60,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Games
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Games
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Market Research
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) Japanese Language
3 1 (33.33%) Korean Language
3 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) Japanese Language
3 1 (33.33%) Korean Language
3 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Market Research
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA