The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 48 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.28% 5.45% 3.25%
As % of the General category 6.98% 16.18% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

General Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 68 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.38% 33.66% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 42
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Games
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Games Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Games
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) iPad
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Scala
5 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Back Office
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Games Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Games Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Games Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Web Tester
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Java Android Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
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