The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sunderland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Tyne and Wear / Sunderland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 4.76% - 24.00%
As % of the General category 25.00% - 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Median salary £30,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 Sunderland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Sunderland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4 9 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sunderland 19.05% 56.25% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 21
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Sunderland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sunderland 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 Sunderland

Games
Salary Trend in Sunderland

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

Salary trend for Games in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sunderland region with a requirement for Games.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Game Development
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sunderland 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 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (20.00%) C#
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