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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 47 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Games 22 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.06% 3.91% 1.21%
As % of the General category 8.43% 9.14% 3.28%
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
261 361 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 36.25% 42.72% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 212 280 240
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
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 24 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 24 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 +4 11 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +14 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 17 (33.33%) Python
3 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
4 12 (23.53%) Analytics
4 12 (23.53%) Big Data
4 12 (23.53%) Data Analytics
4 12 (23.53%) Machine Learning
4 12 (23.53%) Game Development
4 12 (23.53%) R
4 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
4 12 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 12 (23.53%) Statistics
4 12 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 10 (19.61%) Mobile Games
5 10 (19.61%) C++
5 10 (19.61%) Flash
6 9 (17.65%) Windows
6 9 (17.65%) C#
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 9 (17.65%) Photoshop
6 9 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 8 (15.69%) Twitter
7 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.69%) Linux
8 7 (13.73%) OO
8 7 (13.73%) Advertising
8 7 (13.73%) 3ds Max

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Photoshop
1 9 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (13.73%) 3ds Max
3 6 (11.76%) Maya
4 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
5 3 (5.88%) S-PLUS
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
1 3 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 12 (23.53%) Big Data
3 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.80%) Couchbase
5 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Xcode
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Advertising
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Data Scientist
2 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Server Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Games Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Online Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Graduate
7 1 (1.96%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Junior
7 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Flash
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) WCF
4 3 (5.88%) WPF
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
2 12 (23.53%) Statistics
3 10 (19.61%) Mobile Games
4 5 (9.80%) iPhone
4 5 (9.80%) Graphic Design
4 5 (9.80%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.92%) Animation
6 2 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
1 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Android
4 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Analytics
1 12 (23.53%) Data Analytics
1 12 (23.53%) Machine Learning
1 12 (23.53%) Game Development
1 12 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 7 (13.73%) OO
2 7 (13.73%) 3D Modelling
3 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.80%) User Experience Design
3 5 (9.80%) Time Management
4 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
4 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.84%) MVC
5 3 (5.88%) SEO
5 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (5.88%) Online Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) Python
2 12 (23.53%) R
2 12 (23.53%) MATLAB
3 10 (19.61%) C++
4 9 (17.65%) C#
5 6 (11.76%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Scala
7 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.96%) C
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) MCP
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) CISA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Twitter
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) IBM
3 3 (5.88%) HP
3 3 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Sony
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Leamington Spa
Blue Town Online
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago