The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 42 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.79% 1.14% 7.19%
As % of the General category 3.57% 6.67% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Average salary £61,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £30,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Norfolk

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

General Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 45 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 22.22% 17.11% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 70
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £46,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Games
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Games Salary Trend in Norwich

Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) OO

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft