The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - 55 51
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.22% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.78% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £70,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +141.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +17.14%
Online Games
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 129 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.23% 28.48% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 171 112 76
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,038 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Online Games
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Online Games
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CCP Games
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago