The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Miscellaneous category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 36 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.42% 2.84% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 9.76% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -19.27%
Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
54 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.77% 29.08% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 41
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Online Games
Staffordshire

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Online Games
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Online Games
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Online Games across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Online Games Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Online Games
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 5 (83.33%) Application Security Specialist
2 5 (83.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k
Posted: 2 days ago