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

Online Gaming
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 15
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 7.33% 15.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 16.37% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 66
Median salary - £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -10.25%  

Online Games is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 54 171 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 33.75% 44.76% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 157 162
Median salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Ipswich

Online Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Ipswich