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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
67 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 58.26% 27.78% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 64 14 28
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,750 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Wilmslow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook