The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 74 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% 0.96% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 3.50% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
Online Games
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 200 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.08% 27.40% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 215 166 227
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Online Games
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 2 £37,500 - 1
Online Games
West Midlands

Online Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Online Gambling
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Intelligence

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Online Gambling
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago