Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 2.72% 1.31% 0.52%
As % of the General category 6.93% 2.44% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Wilmslow median annual salary £23,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.29% - -
10th Percentile £19,000 £36,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £33,000 £46,250 £46,250
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 101 123 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 39.30% 53.71% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 93 114 102
Wilmslow median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £49,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -19.62% +28.38%
10th Percentile £21,300 £18,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,050 £64,662 £69,975
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%

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

Games
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML

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 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple