The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 24 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 1.75% -
As % of the General category - 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 41.67% 63.16% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 11
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Worcestershire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Games
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Games Salary Trend in Redditch

Games
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Macromedia
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Motion Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Web Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Macromedia