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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.85% - 5.61%
As % of the General category 17.24% - 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
58 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 51.33% 24.86% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 48
Average salary £50,000 £42,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 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 47 (88.68%) Project Management
2 46 (86.79%) Change Management
2 46 (86.79%) Manufacturing
2 46 (86.79%) SAP
2 46 (86.79%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 46 (86.79%) SAP Certification
2 46 (86.79%) Salesforce.com
2 46 (86.79%) Retail
2 46 (86.79%) SaaS
3 40 (75.47%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (75.47%) MS Excel
4 26 (49.06%) CRM
5 18 (33.96%) ERP
6 14 (26.42%) ABAP
6 14 (26.42%) Billing
7 11 (20.75%) SAP HANA
7 11 (20.75%) SAP ERP
8 10 (18.87%) SAP Implementation
8 10 (18.87%) Aerospace
9 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (16.98%) Service Management
10 8 (15.09%) SAP SD
10 8 (15.09%) Logistics
10 8 (15.09%) SAP CRM
10 8 (15.09%) Time Management
11 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
11 7 (13.21%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (13.21%) Data Validation
11 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared

Games
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 40 (75.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Maya
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (20.75%) SAP ERP
2 8 (15.09%) SAP SD
2 8 (15.09%) SAP CRM
3 7 (13.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (13.21%) SAP CO
3 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.89%) SAP MII
4 1 (1.89%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 46 (86.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SAP HANA
2 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) LSMW
2 2 (3.77%) PowerDesigner
General
1 46 (86.79%) Manufacturing
1 46 (86.79%) Retail
2 14 (26.42%) Billing
3 10 (18.87%) Aerospace
4 7 (13.21%) General Ledger
4 7 (13.21%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Consultant
1 24 (45.28%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) Sales Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.21%) CRM Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Migration Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Data Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) SAP Architect
3 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Data Migration Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) SAP Manager
4 6 (11.32%) SAP Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Business Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 40 (75.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) Project Management
2 46 (86.79%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (86.79%) Change Management
3 26 (49.06%) CRM
4 18 (33.96%) ERP
5 10 (18.87%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (16.98%) Service Management
7 8 (15.09%) Logistics
7 8 (15.09%) Time Management
8 7 (13.21%) Workflow
8 7 (13.21%) Validation
8 7 (13.21%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
8 7 (13.21%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (13.21%) Data Validation
9 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Business Development
11 2 (3.77%) Lean Manufacturing
12 1 (1.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) ABAP
2 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 46 (86.79%) SAP Certification
2 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) SAP
1 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
1 46 (86.79%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (13.21%) Business Objects
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