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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 73 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Games 18 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.31% 0.30% 1.36%
As % of the General category 5.79% 0.92% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
311 217 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 39.97% 32.10% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 202 186 173
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,350 £27,085
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +9 7 £30,000 - 4
Warwick - 4 £40,000 -
Rugby - 2 £42,500 - 2
Alcester - 1 £42,500 -
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (58.14%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
2 22 (51.16%) MVC
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
3 16 (37.21%) OO
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (32.56%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.91%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) OOD
7 12 (27.91%) Secure Coding
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
8 10 (23.26%) WCF
8 10 (23.26%) Project Management
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.26%) TDD
9 9 (20.93%) Degree
10 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
11 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (16.28%) C++
11 7 (16.28%) Mobile Games
12 6 (13.95%) Scrum
12 6 (13.95%) WinForms
12 6 (13.95%) NUnit

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (11.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) 3ds Max
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Couchbase
3 5 (11.63%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Moq
1 6 (13.95%) MSTest
1 6 (13.95%) NUnit
1 6 (13.95%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Games Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Games Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
1 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
2 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (23.26%) WCF
4 8 (18.60%) CSS
5 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (13.95%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (13.95%) Ninject
6 6 (13.95%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (13.95%) Spring.NET
6 6 (13.95%) Unity DI Container
6 6 (13.95%) WinForms
6 6 (13.95%) WPF
7 4 (9.30%) MFC
7 4 (9.30%) OpenGL
8 2 (4.65%) HTML
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile Games
2 6 (13.95%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Economics
3 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.63%) Statistics
4 4 (9.30%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) MVC
2 16 (37.21%) OO
2 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (32.56%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (27.91%) OOD
5 12 (27.91%) Secure Coding
6 10 (23.26%) Project Management
6 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
7 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.95%) Kanban
8 6 (13.95%) MVVM
8 6 (13.95%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (11.63%) Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) DNA
9 5 (11.63%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) Lua
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) APMP
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Google
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