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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -12.35%
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
152 189 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.39% 42.19% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 123 148 172
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,983 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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