The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 0.23%
As % of the General category - - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Games
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 140 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.06% 34.83% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 97
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Games
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Games Salary Trend in Portsmouth