The 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 64 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.23% 0.43% 1.33%
As % of the General category 0.58% 1.85% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Games
Cheshire

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

General Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
171 108 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 38.95% 23.33% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 144 71 150
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £47,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 26 November 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 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) UX Design
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) WebGL
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5 Canvas
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing 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%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) UX Design
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware