The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 41 54
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.52% 0.65%
As % of the General category - 4.88% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 82 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 24.14% 31.18% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 66
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,495
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Games
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Games Salary Trend in Solihull