The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 14 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 3.28% - 8.82%
As % of the General category 6.06% - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
London

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

General Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 54.10% 67.92% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Games
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Games Salary Trend in Paddington

Games
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring