The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - 20 26
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 2.70% 4.94%
As % of the General category - 9.52% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 22.92% 28.38% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 42
Average salary £42,105 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,175 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Games
West Midlands

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Games
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Games Salary Trend in Wolverhampton