The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 80 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.16% 0.16% 3.85%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.34% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 21
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 233 296 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 36.64% 46.69% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 208 193 256
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Games
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Warwickshire

Games
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southam - 1 £35,000 -
Games
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Games Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
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