Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +95
Permanent jobs citing Games 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.36% 0.83% -
As % of the General category 3.46% 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% -26.67% +12.50%

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 Leicester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 260 295 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 39.39% 40.80% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 245 197 221
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,950 £22,250
90th Percentile £50,950 £58,750 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Leicester

Games
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Games in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (33.33%) gulp
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Grunt
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Grunt
1 3 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Trainee
5 1 (11.11%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft