The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 65 45 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Games 19 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.40% 3.96% 0.86%
As % of the General category 7.42% 10.66% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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 Warwickshire region.

General Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
256 272 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 32.36% 37.11% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 230 219 243
Average salary £45,000 £38,605 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +4.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Games
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Games
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -1 10 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Warwick - 4 £46,250 -
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Hudson
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Flash
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (19.05%) CloudFront
5 4 (19.05%) Varnish
5 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) Memcached
5 4 (19.05%) Splunk
5 4 (19.05%) SELinux

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) Maya
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (19.05%) CloudFront
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Programmer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Artist
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Graphics Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Flash
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) Memcached
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) CentOS
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Game Development
3 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) CQRS
5 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) UX Design
5 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.76%) 3D Programming
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) HLSL
7 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
1 4 (19.05%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Google
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: bonus + comprehensive benefits!
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago