Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 67 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.42% 1.12% 3.13%
As % of the General category 1.35% 3.62% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 35
Derbyshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +36.00% -35.48%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,000 £20,100
90th Percentile £37,250 £60,000 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +19.05% -16.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 222 221 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 30.83% 30.87% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 167 168 313
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,125 £36,437
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% -3.60% -2.84%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Derbyshire

Games
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Derbyshire

Games
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -10 2 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Games
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) PHP 7
2 1 (33.33%) Push Notifications
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Push Notifications
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP 7
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript