The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street - 2.17% -
As % of the General category - 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Somerset

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

General Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 80.00% 71.74% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 11
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Games
Salary Trend in Street

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

Games Salary Trend in Street