The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 62 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.39% 0.77% 2.80%
As % of the General category 1.06% 1.48% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Games
Northamptonshire

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

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
188 338 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 36.50% 52.00% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 146 296 179
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Games
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Games Salary Trend in Northampton

Games
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago