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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 35
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.51%
As % of the General category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
61 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.27% 63.78% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 47
Average salary £36,750 £43,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.53% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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