The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 15 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.20% 0.62% 7.11%
As % of the General category 22.73% 2.17% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
England

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

General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 46 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 53.66% 28.40% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 37 62
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Games
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Games Salary Trend in the Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 55 (90.16%) Project Management
2 54 (88.52%) Change Management
2 54 (88.52%) SAP
2 54 (88.52%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (88.52%) Microsoft
2 54 (88.52%) SAP Certification
2 54 (88.52%) Salesforce.com
2 54 (88.52%) Manufacturing
2 54 (88.52%) Retail
2 54 (88.52%) SaaS
3 48 (78.69%) MS Excel
4 44 (72.13%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (55.74%) CRM
6 26 (42.62%) ERP
7 19 (31.15%) SAP HANA
7 19 (31.15%) SAP ERP
8 16 (26.23%) ABAP
9 14 (22.95%) Billing
9 14 (22.95%) Aerospace
9 14 (22.95%) SAP Implementation
10 13 (21.31%) Service Management
11 10 (16.39%) SAP SD
12 9 (14.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (13.11%) SAP CRM
13 8 (13.11%) Logistics
13 8 (13.11%) Time Management
14 7 (11.48%) Business Development
14 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (11.48%) User Experience
14 7 (11.48%) Data Migration

Games
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 48 (78.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) Maya
Business Applications
1 19 (31.15%) SAP ERP
2 10 (16.39%) SAP SD
3 8 (13.11%) SAP CRM
4 7 (11.48%) SAP CO
4 7 (11.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (11.48%) SAP FI
5 3 (4.92%) SAP PP
5 3 (4.92%) SAP QM
5 3 (4.92%) SAP MII
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Retail
6 2 (3.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 54 (88.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SAP HANA
2 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (11.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) LSMW
2 6 (9.84%) PowerDesigner
General
1 54 (88.52%) Manufacturing
1 54 (88.52%) Retail
2 14 (22.95%) Billing
2 14 (22.95%) Aerospace
3 7 (11.48%) General Ledger
3 7 (11.48%) Finance
4 6 (9.84%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Consultant
1 28 (45.90%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (13.11%) Sales Consultant
2 8 (13.11%) SAP Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Data Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) SAP Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Data Migration Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) SAP Data Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) CRM Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Migration Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Manager
4 6 (9.84%) SAP Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Business Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Business Development Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Development Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 44 (72.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (11.48%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) Project Management
2 54 (88.52%) Change Management
2 54 (88.52%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (55.74%) CRM
4 26 (42.62%) ERP
5 14 (22.95%) SAP Implementation
6 13 (21.31%) Service Management
7 8 (13.11%) Logistics
7 8 (13.11%) Time Management
8 7 (11.48%) Business Development
8 7 (11.48%) Data Migration
8 7 (11.48%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (11.48%) Data Validation
8 7 (11.48%) Workflow
8 7 (11.48%) Validation
8 7 (11.48%) Migration
9 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.84%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Lean Manufacturing
10 3 (4.92%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) ABAP
2 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 54 (88.52%) SAP Certification
2 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) SAP
1 54 (88.52%) Microsoft
1 54 (88.52%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (11.48%) Business Objects
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Salary: Competitive
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