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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 27 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.61% 1.08% -
As % of the General category 1.96% 3.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
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
51 85 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 30.91% 30.58% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 78 56
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Games
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Samsung