The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Worcestershire / Redditch
Rank 28 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 1.45% - 4.71%
As % of the General category 12.50% - 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Redditch with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8 22 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 11.59% 33.33% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £44,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 Redditch

Games
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for Games in Redditch

Games
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin