The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 47 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.82% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +17.36%
Online Games
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
121 149 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.15% 31.43% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 131 157
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,895 £57,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Online Games
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Liverpool

Online Games
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
2 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) VB6

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) WebDriver
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
1 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
1 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 6 days ago