The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 73 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.17% 0.15% 1.51%
As % of the General category 2.91% 0.36% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Median salary £31,500 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 206 274 325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 40.31% 39.88% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 154 191 260
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Games
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Games in Leicestershire

Games
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +13 6 £31,500 +31.25% 1
Games
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) Grunt
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) gulp
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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