The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -8.23%
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2254 2103 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 34.61% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1594 1991
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Online Games
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Online Games Salary Trend in the South West

Online Games
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Online 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 South West region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) SEO