The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 5.73% - -
As % of the General category 20.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 27.39% 34.78% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 31
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Games
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Games Salary Trend in Worcester

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 7 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (70.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) PHP

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Internet Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (70.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
1 7 (70.00%) RESTful
1 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) BDD
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago