The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 23 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.14% - 2.04%
As % of the General category 4.76% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Huddersfield region.

General Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.86% 25.20% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 43
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Games
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Games Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Games
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Games 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 Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Games 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C