Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 - 78
Rank change year-on-year - +78 -2
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.03% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.15% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 - £42,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 - £42,500

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

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 272 294 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 39.42% 38.48% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 209 220 201
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Liverpool

Online Games
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Liverpool

Online Games
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Online Games in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Online Games in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Online Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Capita
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Italian Language
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 2 (14.29%) Online Gambling
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Online Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Italian Language
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Product Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Product Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Online Gambling
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Capita
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Alterian
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow