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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 13.89% - -
As % of the General category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
10 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 27.78% 26.15% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +82.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £27,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

The demand trend of job ads across the Runcorn region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Runcorn region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Internet Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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