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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 57 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Games 32 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.82% 3.21% 3.17%
As % of the General category 10.49% 8.58% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
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
305 268 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 36.44% 37.38% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 263 221 291
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,815 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,400 £55,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 July 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 -9 15 £37,500 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £35,000 -
Warwick - 1 £40,000 -
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 29 (61.70%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) MVC
4 25 (53.19%) .NET
5 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
6 19 (40.43%) SQL
7 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
7 18 (38.30%) Degree
7 18 (38.30%) WCF
8 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
8 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
8 17 (36.17%) HTML
9 16 (34.04%) Advertising
10 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
10 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
11 14 (29.79%) HTML5
12 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (25.53%) C++
14 11 (23.40%) OO
15 10 (21.28%) CSS
15 10 (21.28%) TDD
15 10 (21.28%) Internet
15 10 (21.28%) Domain-Driven Design
15 10 (21.28%) BDD
15 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
15 10 (21.28%) CQRS
15 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
16 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
16 8 (17.02%) iOS SDK

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) Node.js
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Maya
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Heroku
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (8.51%) CloudFront
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.02%) SQLite
4 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.77%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Hudson
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (34.04%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Xamarin Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Artist
6 2 (4.26%) Java Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Graphics Programmer
7 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) .NET
2 18 (38.30%) WCF
3 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (29.79%) HTML5
5 10 (21.28%) CSS
6 8 (17.02%) WPF
6 8 (17.02%) iOS SDK
6 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
6 8 (17.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (14.89%) Task Parallel Library
7 7 (14.89%) RESTful
7 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.89%) Web Services
8 4 (8.51%) Flash
8 4 (8.51%) Memcached
9 2 (4.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
2 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.26%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.13%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Android
1 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.51%) CentOS
2 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) MVC
3 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.40%) OO
5 10 (21.28%) TDD
5 10 (21.28%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (21.28%) CQRS
5 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
5 10 (21.28%) BDD
6 7 (14.89%) SOA
7 6 (12.77%) Analytics
8 5 (10.64%) Game Development
9 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
10 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.26%) Web Design
10 2 (4.26%) OOP
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) C#
2 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) C++
5 8 (17.02%) PHP
6 6 (12.77%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
8 3 (6.38%) Python
9 2 (4.26%) HLSL
10 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Varnish
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Apple
1 8 (17.02%) Xamarin
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Rackspace
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) Splunk
3 4 (8.51%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Facebook
4 2 (4.26%) Twitter
5 1 (2.13%) Google
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