The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 32 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 0.74% 7.35% -
As % of the General category 1.43% 17.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Cheshire

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

General Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
70 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 51.85% 42.65% 58.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67 27 67
Median salary £40,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Games
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Games Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Games
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL