Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Merseyside > Birkenhead
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birkenhead 6.25% - -
As % of the General category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Birkenhead median annual salary £30,000 - -
Merseyside median annual salary £30,500 £38,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -20.78% +20.31% -8.57%

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

General Skills
Birkenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1 6 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead 6.25% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Birkenhead median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £21,550
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £40,750
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Birkenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Birkenhead

Games
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Salary trend for Games in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Birkenhead region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birkenhead 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainee Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript