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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 51 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.49% 9.05% 7.34%
As % of the General category 8.47% 20.65% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 14
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £80,000 £65,000
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
59 92 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.61% 43.81% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 70 40
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 27 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) iPad
3 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) AccuRev
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) OLTP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) AccuRev
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Games Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Games Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) DOM
1 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Erlang
3 1 (11.11%) Go
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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