The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley - - 6.56%
As % of the General category - - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Games
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

General Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 55.88% 69.23% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Average salary £23,000 £43,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.51% +17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Games
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Games Salary Trend in Barnsley