Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 0.43% 1.75% -
As % of the General category 1.14% 4.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Worcester median annual salary £26,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Worcestershire median annual salary £23,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -27.69% -18.75% -

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 Worcester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 88 89 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 37.77% 38.86% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 79 80 48
Worcester median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,800 £24,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £58,750 £48,750
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Worcester

Games
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Games in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP