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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 61 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 21 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.67% 3.60% 2.04%
As % of the General category 8.20% 9.52% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 7
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £60,000
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
256 273 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 32.53% 37.76% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 225 220 234
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 12 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Warwick - 2 £55,000 -
Games
West Midlands

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (38.46%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) C++
5 5 (19.23%) Hudson
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) Memcached
6 4 (15.38%) Varnish
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (15.38%) CloudFront
6 4 (15.38%) Splunk
6 4 (15.38%) CentOS
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.85%) Maya
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (15.38%) CloudFront
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) SQLite
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Artist
4 2 (7.69%) Graphics Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Java Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) WCF
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) Memcached
4 4 (15.38%) Flash
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) WPF
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Games
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) CentOS
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
4 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (15.38%) CQRS
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Game Development
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Perl
7 3 (11.54%) Python
8 2 (7.69%) HLSL
9 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Varnish
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Splunk
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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