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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.94% - -
As % of the General category 10.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
38 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 46.91% 46.15% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 47
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

Games
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) BlackBerry OS
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (100.00%) Marmalade SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Marmalade SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) BlackBerry OS
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java