Period
to 18 August 2018

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

Gaming
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 38 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 0.69% 2.23% 0.87%
As % of the General category 1.83% 4.95% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Wilmslow median annual salary £26,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £27,250 £46,250 £46,250
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 109 101 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 37.46% 45.09% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 94 95 129
Wilmslow median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,375 £70,100 £68,050
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Wilmslow

Games
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Games in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA