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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 217 252 252
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 18 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.032% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.085% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -10.34%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2240 2360 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.98% 37.34% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1874 1934
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,600 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Online Games Salary Histogram in the North West

Online Games
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 17 £32,500 -
Merseyside +4 1 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) JIRA
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) AccuRev
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 7 (29.17%) WinForms
6 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
6 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
6 7 (29.17%) Android
6 7 (29.17%) QA
6 7 (29.17%) Back Office
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (25.00%) Unix
7 6 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (8.33%) MS Project
9 2 (8.33%) CSS

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 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 8 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 24 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (29.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Developer in Test
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Tester
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (29.17%) WinForms
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Android
1 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) F5
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