Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 99 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.98% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the General category 3.02% 1.42% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 6
Coventry median annual salary £39,500 £22,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.56% -28.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £23,450 £21,250 £20,625
90th Percentile £41,250 £23,750 £37,625
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -1.32% -5.00%

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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 431 564 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.60% 39.47% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 334 489 479
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.41% -0.56%
10th Percentile £27,325 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,200 £63,750 £65,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Physics
2 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
2 7 (53.85%) NHS
2 7 (53.85%) Automotive
2 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
2 7 (53.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (53.85%) Unreal Engine
2 7 (53.85%) Oculus Rift
2 7 (53.85%) HoloLens
2 7 (53.85%) HTC Vive
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (23.08%) F#
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Google
5 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) AppScan
General
1 7 (53.85%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Junior
4 5 (38.46%) Junior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Graduate
5 3 (23.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 7 (53.85%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
3 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (23.08%) MSMQ
3 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
1 7 (53.85%) HoloLens
1 7 (53.85%) HTC Vive
1 7 (53.85%) NHS
1 7 (53.85%) Oculus Rift
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
1 7 (53.85%) Physics
1 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) F#
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CEH
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) GIAC
1 1 (7.69%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Kibana
2 1 (7.69%) HP Fortify
2 1 (7.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Qualys
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Veracode