Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Tyne and Wear > Sunderland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 22
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sunderland - 7.55% 10.53%
As % of the General category - 33.33% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 20
Sunderland median annual salary - £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +5.56%
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +5.56%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Sunderland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 19 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 21.84% 22.64% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 11
Sunderland median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,450 £25,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £45,000 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -11.25%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Sunderland

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

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