The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 51 23
Rank change year-on-year +18 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.09% 0.33% 7.65%
As % of the General category 5.56% 2.08% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Median salary £48,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 - £80,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 36 48 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 19.67% 15.79% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 56
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Games
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Games in Stoke-on-Trent

Games
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Online Gambling
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Pixi.js
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Team Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Pixi.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
1 1 (33.33%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
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