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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Tyne and Wear / Sunderland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 14.81% - 22.50%
As % of the General category 36.36% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Median salary £30,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sunderland 40.74% 28.57% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -30.52%  
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 23 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 Sunderland region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3

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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Trainee
1 4 (100.00%) Trainee Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Trainee Web Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript