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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.80% 0.93% -
As % of the General category 2.00% 2.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

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 150 127 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 40.21% 39.32% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 139 71 103
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.23% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 30 April 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Trainee
3 1 (33.33%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Trainee Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
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