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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £49,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.93% +23.12%
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
105 159 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.93% 33.47% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 146 144
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 29 December 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) VB6

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) VB6