The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.49% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +26.86%
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
274 189 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.18% 30.73% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 227 133 193
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,360 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Online Games
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the North East