The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank 48 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.28% 1.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £26,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +1.69%
Game Development
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 243 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 91.99% 76.90% 83.50%
Number of salaries quoted 272 222 126
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Game Development
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Harrogate

Game Development
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Games
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
2 7 (70.00%) Force.com
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Java EE
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
2 7 (70.00%) Force.com
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Junior
2 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree