The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Sunderland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 15 9
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland - 16.67% 16.28%
As % of the General category - 90.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 7
Median salary - £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Tyne and Wear

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

General Category
Sunderland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 34.78% 18.52% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £26,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

Games
Salary Trend in Sunderland

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

Games Salary Trend in Sunderland