The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 11 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 9.80% - 18.52%
As % of the General category 20.83% - 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Median salary £25,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Manchester

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

General Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 47.06% 35.29% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 12
Median salary £28,125 £43,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.34% -11.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £67,250 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Games
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Games Salary Trend in Oldham

Games
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Oldham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Games.

1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5 Canvas
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Adobe
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) Law
5 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Animation
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) iGaming
5 5 (35.71%) TypeScript

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) 3ds Max
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (35.71%) GitHub
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) gulp
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) iGaming
1 5 (35.71%) Law
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graphic Artist
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5 Canvas
3 6 (42.86%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
4 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) JAX-RS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Kafka
4 5 (35.71%) React
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) Servlets
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Flash
6 1 (7.14%) Node.js
6 1 (7.14%) Spine.js
6 1 (7.14%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Animation
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) Handset
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Games
4 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) CoreOS
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) SOLID
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) 3D Animation
5 3 (21.43%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Texturing
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Autodesk
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
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