The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 2.22%
As % of the General category - - 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Cheshire

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

General Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 79 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 35.11% 40.10% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 58
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Games
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Games Salary Trend in Macclesfield