The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.89% -
As % of the General category - 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53 98 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 49.53% 54.44% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 117
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Games
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Games Salary Trend in Halifax