The first 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 30 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 46 41 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Games 22 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.13% 4.52% 1.22%
As % of the General category 8.80% 10.83% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
250 360 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 35.51% 41.71% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 205 272 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +5 11 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +12 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 17 (34.69%) NoSQL
2 17 (34.69%) Python
3 13 (26.53%) MySQL
4 12 (24.49%) MATLAB
4 12 (24.49%) Game Development
4 12 (24.49%) R
4 12 (24.49%) Hadoop
4 12 (24.49%) Machine Learning
4 12 (24.49%) Big Data
4 12 (24.49%) Data Analytics
4 12 (24.49%) Analytics
4 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
4 12 (24.49%) Statistics
4 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
5 10 (20.41%) Flash
5 10 (20.41%) Mobile Games
5 10 (20.41%) C++
6 9 (18.37%) C#
6 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
6 9 (18.37%) Windows
6 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
7 8 (16.33%) Twitter
7 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) 3ds Max
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.29%) Advertising

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (6.12%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
1 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (14.29%) 3ds Max
3 6 (12.24%) Maya
4 3 (6.12%) S-PLUS
4 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) SAN
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
1 3 (6.12%) WAN
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) NoSQL
2 13 (26.53%) MySQL
3 12 (24.49%) Hadoop
3 12 (24.49%) Big Data
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.20%) Couchbase
5 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Xcode
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Advertising
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Data Scientist
2 6 (12.24%) Administrator
2 6 (12.24%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Data Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Server Administrator
3 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Games Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Online Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Programmer
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Junior
6 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Flash
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) WCF
4 3 (6.12%) WPF
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
1 12 (24.49%) Statistics
2 10 (20.41%) Mobile Games
3 5 (10.20%) Motion Graphics
3 5 (10.20%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.16%) iPhone
5 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Animation
6 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Social Gaming
7 1 (2.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
1 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) UNIX
3 5 (10.20%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Game Development
1 12 (24.49%) Machine Learning
1 12 (24.49%) Data Analytics
1 12 (24.49%) Analytics
1 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
2 7 (14.29%) OO
2 7 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 5 (10.20%) Time Management
3 5 (10.20%) User Experience Design
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.16%) MVC
5 3 (6.12%) SEO
5 3 (6.12%) Online Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.12%) Change Control
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) Python
2 12 (24.49%) MATLAB
2 12 (24.49%) R
3 10 (20.41%) C++
4 9 (18.37%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) Java
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Scala
7 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.04%) VB
10 1 (2.04%) PHP
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Twitter
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Sony
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
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