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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank - 29 36
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 4.81% 3.09%
As % of the General category - 16.67% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
37 60 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.41% 28.85% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 57 41
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) iPad
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) Skype
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js

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 (12.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AccuRev
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Games Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Games Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
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