Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 111 132
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.067% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.21% 1.18% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Wiltshire median annual salary £21,500 £35,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.57% -20.90% +4.12%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 472 508 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.61% 31.44% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 395 428 750
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Wiltshire

Games
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Games in Wiltshire

Games
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 1 £21,500 -38.57%
Chippenham - 1 £21,500 -
Marlborough - 1 £21,500 -
Games
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix