The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 July 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 General category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 67 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.76% 0.28% 2.30%
As % of the General category 2.20% 0.83% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
182 120 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 34.60% 33.90% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 151 70 157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Cheshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Games
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Games Salary Trend in Warrington

Games
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Warrington

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing 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 Games.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) WebGL
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience Design
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience Designer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Canvas
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) WebGL
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience Design
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware