The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 182 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.031% 0.028% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.032% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £25,000 £18,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.09%
Game Development
West 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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2875 3163 3350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.47% 89.15% 89.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2465 2689
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Game Development
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Leeds

Game Development
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Pixi.js
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Games Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Pixi.js
1 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago