Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 0.64% 3.78% 3.90%
As % of the General category 2.22% 8.24% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Wolverhampton median annual salary £21,500 £21,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -52.22% +38.46%
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -1.32% -5.00%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 45 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 28.66% 45.95% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 76 53
Wolverhampton median annual salary £41,500 £35,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.73% -2.08% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,800 £22,125 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £55,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Wolverhampton

Games
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Games in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Vue (Vue.js)

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP