The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.75% 1.33% -
As % of the General category 2.63% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £21,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.62% -  
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 Stockport with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76 54 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 28.36% 36.00% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 72 61 67
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Stockport

Games
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Games in Stockport

Games
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Stockport over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 27 days ago