The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 1.16% -
As % of the General category - 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Games
West Midlands

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

General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 35.21% 27.91% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 18
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Games
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Games Salary Trend in Walsall