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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 1.10% - -
As % of the General category 2.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Worcestershire

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 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 47.25% 20.47% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 5
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £47,500 £45,000
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 12 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP