Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 76 82
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.12% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the General category 0.41% 1.93% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 9
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -41.30% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £21,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £44,225 £59,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -43.48% +76.92%

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 243 363 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.63% 44.54% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 204 297 374
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% -6.67% -0.54%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,150 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.27%

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements