Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 286 259
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.040% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.096% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Manchester median annual salary - £27,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -62.07% +51.04%
North West median annual salary £41,750 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +51.82% -47.62% +19.32%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,960 3,122 2,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.73% 41.99% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,384 2,701 2,004
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.94%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Manchester

Online Games
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Manchester