The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / West Midlands
Rank 212 - 212
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% - 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £62,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1746 1708 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.79% 33.46% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1340 1395
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,425 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Online Games
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the West Midlands region.

Online Games Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Online Games
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 1 £62,500 - 2
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) React
3 6 (66.67%) Node.js
4 5 (55.56%) API Integration
4 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Back Office
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile Games
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) Java
8 1 (11.11%) OOP
8 1 (11.11%) Selenium

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Appium
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) CSS3
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
2 6 (66.67%) React
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile Games
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) API Integration
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Game Development
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago