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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.74% 2.66% -
As % of the General category 1.27% 3.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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
79 132 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 58.09% 70.21% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 66
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,415
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,000 £56,090
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Games
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL