The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - - 3.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Online Games
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 23.53% 41.38% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Average salary £50,000 £33,770 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.06% +50.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,980 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Online Games
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Oldham

Online Games
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL