The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.33% - -
As % of the General category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
Cheshire

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

General Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 23.33% 19.40% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £34,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Games
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Games Salary Trend in Runcorn

Games
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin