The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / North West
Rank - 224 251
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Median salary - £20,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £33,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.46%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2391 2087 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.32% 37.00% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1684 1994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

Online Games
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the North West

Online Games
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Games Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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