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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 52 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.64% 3.92% 1.55%
As % of the General category 5.88% 11.46% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
255 253 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 44.89% 34.24% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 203 210 186
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £25,930
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Warwickshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Games
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -5 11 £40,000 +48.14%
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 19 (48.72%) LAMP
1 19 (48.72%) MongoDB
2 13 (33.33%) Node.js
2 13 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
2 13 (33.33%) Web Design
2 13 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) PHP
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) CSS
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C++
4 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
5 10 (25.64%) Prototyping
5 10 (25.64%) Adobe
5 10 (25.64%) Flash
6 9 (23.08%) Python
6 9 (23.08%) XML
6 9 (23.08%) ActionScript
6 9 (23.08%) Linux
6 9 (23.08%) Lua
6 9 (23.08%) JSON
6 9 (23.08%) Perforce
6 9 (23.08%) TDD
7 7 (17.95%) Unix
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (15.38%) OOP
8 6 (15.38%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) OOD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) MongoDB
2 13 (33.33%) MySQL
3 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (15.38%) Couchbase
5 5 (12.82%) Big Data
6 3 (7.69%) Apache Hive
6 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Programmer
4 10 (25.64%) Lead Developer
5 8 (20.51%) UI Programmer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Senior UI Programmer
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Graduate
9 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) LAMP
2 13 (33.33%) CSS
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
2 13 (33.33%) Node.js
3 10 (25.64%) Flash
4 9 (23.08%) JSON
4 9 (23.08%) XML
5 6 (15.38%) Web Services
6 5 (12.82%) WAMP
7 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.13%) J2EE
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
8 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Animation
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Games
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 13 (33.33%) Web Design
2 10 (25.64%) Prototyping
3 9 (23.08%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) OOD
4 6 (15.38%) OOP
4 6 (15.38%) Open Source
4 6 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
8 2 (5.13%) Microservices
9 1 (2.56%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (2.56%) Game Development
9 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 13 (33.33%) PHP
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) C++
4 9 (23.08%) ActionScript
4 9 (23.08%) Lua
4 9 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) R
6 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Adobe
2 9 (23.08%) Perforce
3 3 (7.69%) Tableau