The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Kent / Canterbury
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canterbury 34.78% - 2.94%
As % of the General category 80.00% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £35,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

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 Canterbury with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Canterbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10 5 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canterbury 43.48% 33.33% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 20
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Canterbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canterbury citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Canterbury

Games
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Salary trend for Games in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Canterbury region with a requirement for Games.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Online Games
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Game Development
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 8 (100.00%) Sass
1 8 (100.00%) LESS
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canterbury 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 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 8 (100.00%) LESS
1 8 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) DBS Check