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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 258 238 263
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Median salary £37,500 £72,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.27% +51.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £72,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
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
2573 2216 2608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.21% 35.99% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 1754 2212
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 2 £37,500 -48.27%
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 7 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS

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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) Games Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5