Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 41 27
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.13% 9.92%
As % of the General category - 6.67% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 71
Bedford median annual salary - £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33% +12.50%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -33.33% +12.50%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76 45 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 29.92% 16.98% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 90
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £34,174 £20,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,350
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Bedford

Games
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Games in Bedford