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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.62% - -
As % of the General category 2.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 Stockport with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 43 22 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 26.71% 14.10% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 67
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £66,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

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

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Games
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago