The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 12 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.41% - 4.65%
As % of the General category 28.57% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £37,500 - £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Manchester

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

General Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 18.92% 43.66% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 8
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £21,518
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Games
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Games Salary Trend in Salford

Games
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Salford region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago