The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 79 127 153
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +26
Permanent jobs citing Games 87 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.17% 1.77% 1.28%
As % of the General category 9.29% 6.02% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 47 29
Median salary £60,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £57,500
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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
936 1030 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.11% 29.46% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 794 722 797
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Games
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Games Salary Trend in Leeds

Games
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Games.

1 54 (33.96%) Java
2 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (20.13%) Python
4 30 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (17.61%) Test Automation
6 25 (15.72%) .NET
6 25 (15.72%) Software Testing
7 24 (15.09%) C#
7 24 (15.09%) Linux
8 23 (14.47%) Scala
9 21 (13.21%) Project Management
9 21 (13.21%) Software Engineering
10 20 (12.58%) VMware
10 20 (12.58%) High Availability
11 19 (11.95%) Selenium
12 18 (11.32%) Ruby
12 18 (11.32%) Windows
12 18 (11.32%) PHP
12 18 (11.32%) Open Source
13 16 (10.06%) Performance Engineering
13 16 (10.06%) JUnit
13 16 (10.06%) Finance
13 16 (10.06%) Retail
14 15 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (9.43%) Jenkins
15 14 (8.81%) Ranorex
15 14 (8.81%) SoapUI
15 14 (8.81%) JMeter
15 14 (8.81%) Cisco
15 14 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Games
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 2 (1.26%) Apache
1 2 (1.26%) WordPress
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) Drupal
2 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) Firewall
2 12 (7.55%) SAN
3 11 (6.92%) Internet
4 10 (6.29%) LAN
5 6 (3.77%) WAN
6 4 (2.52%) Network Security
7 2 (1.26%) Broadband
7 2 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.26%) DNS
8 1 (0.63%) HTTP
8 1 (0.63%) SMTP
8 1 (0.63%) SSH
8 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) MySQL
2 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.63%) Big Data
5 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.63%) OLAP
5 1 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) Redis
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (11.95%) Selenium
2 16 (10.06%) JUnit
3 15 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.81%) JMeter
4 14 (8.81%) Ranorex
4 14 (8.81%) SoapUI
5 11 (6.92%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.66%) Gatling
6 9 (5.66%) NeoLoad
6 9 (5.66%) WebLOAD
7 7 (4.40%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.77%) Appium
8 6 (3.77%) Subversion
9 5 (3.14%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.89%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.89%) Maven
11 2 (1.26%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 16 (10.06%) Finance
1 16 (10.06%) Retail
2 11 (6.92%) Banking
3 7 (4.40%) Advertising
3 7 (4.40%) Back Office
4 3 (1.89%) iGaming
4 3 (1.89%) Marketing
4 3 (1.89%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (18.24%) Consultant
2 26 (16.35%) Developer
2 26 (16.35%) Test Consultant
3 22 (13.84%) Analyst
3 22 (13.84%) Architect
4 15 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (8.81%) Test Automation Consultant
6 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (6.92%) Head of Delivery
8 9 (5.66%) Performance Consultant
8 9 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.03%) Designer
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Performance Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Digital Designer
11 6 (3.77%) Performance Test Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) Performance Test Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.72%) .NET
2 10 (6.29%) .NET Framework
3 8 (5.03%) Symfony
4 6 (3.77%) CSS
4 6 (3.77%) HTML
5 4 (2.52%) jQuery
5 4 (2.52%) Spring
6 3 (1.89%) CSS3
6 3 (1.89%) HTML5
6 3 (1.89%) Node.js
7 2 (1.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.26%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.26%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.26%) LAMP
7 2 (1.26%) Laravel
7 2 (1.26%) React
7 2 (1.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Online Games
2 7 (4.40%) Graphic Design
2 7 (4.40%) User Experience
3 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.14%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.89%) IBM XIV
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.26%) Clustering
6 2 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Social Media
6 2 (1.26%) Social Network
6 2 (1.26%) Statistics
6 2 (1.26%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.09%) Linux
2 18 (11.32%) Windows
3 14 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.66%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.03%) Debian
6 6 (3.77%) CentOS
6 6 (3.77%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.52%) Solaris
9 3 (1.89%) Unix
10 2 (1.26%) Android
11 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (17.61%) Test Automation
4 25 (15.72%) Software Testing
5 21 (13.21%) Project Management
5 21 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 20 (12.58%) High Availability
7 18 (11.32%) Open Source
8 16 (10.06%) Performance Engineering
9 13 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.55%) Change Management
10 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.92%) Scrum
12 10 (6.29%) Load Balancing
13 9 (5.66%) Software Architecture
13 9 (5.66%) Unit Testing
14 8 (5.03%) Programme Management
14 8 (5.03%) SDLC
14 8 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (5.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) Java
2 32 (20.13%) Python
3 24 (15.09%) C#
4 23 (14.47%) Scala
5 18 (11.32%) PHP
5 18 (11.32%) Ruby
6 13 (8.18%) SQL
7 9 (5.66%) Perl
8 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.14%) C++
8 5 (3.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.14%) PHP 5
8 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.52%) R
9 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Groovy
10 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.18%) Degree
2 7 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.77%) CCNA
4 4 (2.52%) CISSP
5 3 (1.89%) CCNP
6 2 (1.26%) ISEB
6 2 (1.26%) MCITP
6 2 (1.26%) MCSA
6 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CCDE
7 1 (0.63%) CCIE
7 1 (0.63%) CCSP
7 1 (0.63%) CEH
7 1 (0.63%) CISM
7 1 (0.63%) GIAC
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.14%) vSphere
4 3 (1.89%) Firmware
4 3 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.66%) Puppet
3 5 (3.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (3.14%) SCCM
4 4 (2.52%) Cacti
4 4 (2.52%) Cobbler
4 4 (2.52%) Graphite
4 4 (2.52%) Nagios
4 4 (2.52%) Opsview
5 3 (1.89%) Grafana
5 3 (1.89%) Salt
6 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) VMware
2 14 (8.81%) Cisco
3 13 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.18%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.77%) SOASTA, Inc
5 5 (3.14%) F5
5 5 (3.14%) Juniper
6 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.52%) Citrix
7 3 (1.89%) Brocade
7 3 (1.89%) HP
7 3 (1.89%) IBM
7 3 (1.89%) NetApp
8 2 (1.26%) Adobe
9 1 (0.63%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.63%) Apple
9 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.63%) Splunk
9 1 (0.63%) Symantec
9 1 (0.63%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen
Salary: £45.00 - £55.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + excellent training fund + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago