The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 81 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.69% 0.26% -
As % of the General category 2.34% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £30,000 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -  
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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 171 299 271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 29.43% 38.53% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 140 225 216
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -12.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,875 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Games
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Games in Coventry

Games
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Coventry over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Robotics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (25.00%) BYOD
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CRISC
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago