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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 66 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 0.28% 2.31%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.81% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Average salary £53,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.30% +2.85%
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
180 124 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 35.16% 34.93% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 143 73 151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) WebGL
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5 Canvas

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) WebGL
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience Design
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.30,000
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