Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 69 88
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.77% 0.21%
As % of the General category - 2.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Swindon median annual salary - £35,000 £35,000
Wiltshire median annual salary - £35,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year - -20.90% +4.12%

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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 248 260 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 38.27% 33.38% 53.16%
Number of salaries quoted 203 211 440
Swindon median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,500 £30,675
90th Percentile £63,250 £57,500 £67,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Swindon

Games
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Games in Swindon