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 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 - - 78
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.14%
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
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
237 301 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.52% 41.63% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 193 253 203
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £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 the North East

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