The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 Stockport region.

General Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 41.84% 46.10% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 97 49 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Games
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Games Salary Trend in Stockport

Games
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing 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 Games.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
Stockport, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago