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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.69% -
As % of the General category - 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
19 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 35.85% 33.05% 63.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 49
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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