The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 39 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.00% 1.00% -
As % of the General category 9.52% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 31.50% 30.00% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 76
Average salary £35,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Stockport

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (50.00%) Moq
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience Design
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Flash
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (33.33%) WebGL
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (50.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate
2 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Flash
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) WebGL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience Design
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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