Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 44 55
Rank change year-on-year -24 +11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.72% 5.66% 3.61%
As % of the General category 3.25% 18.83% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 16
Devon median annual salary £22,000 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -20.00% -
South West median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.51% +1.76% +9.68%

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 Devon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 123 239 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.16% 30.06% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 100 203 194
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,831 £21,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £65,375 £60,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.02% +3.75%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Devon

Games
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Games in Devon

Games
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Devon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Devon

Games
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 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
Exeter -22 4 £22,000 -23.48%
Games
South West

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

1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
1 2 (50.00%) ATM
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Infographics
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Infographics
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft