The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 102 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Games 83 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.19% 1.08% 1.20%
As % of the General category 8.19% 3.34% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 16
Average salary £36,000 £43,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +12.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1014 899 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.73% 32.29% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 810 759 594
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
West Yorkshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (28.46%) Project Management
1 35 (28.46%) E-Commerce
2 28 (22.76%) Java
2 28 (22.76%) Retail
3 22 (17.89%) Finance
4 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (17.07%) C#
4 21 (17.07%) .NET
5 20 (16.26%) SOAP
5 20 (16.26%) OO
6 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
6 18 (14.63%) Test Management
7 17 (13.82%) Game Development
7 17 (13.82%) Banking
8 16 (13.01%) Linux
8 16 (13.01%) PHP
9 15 (12.20%) Apache
9 15 (12.20%) Degree
10 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
10 14 (11.38%) Force.com
10 14 (11.38%) SaaS
10 14 (11.38%) Java EE
10 14 (11.38%) J2EE
11 13 (10.57%) CSS
11 13 (10.57%) Scrum
12 12 (9.76%) Software Testing
12 12 (9.76%) Agile Testing
13 11 (8.94%) HTML5
13 11 (8.94%) Marketing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.20%) Apache
2 9 (7.32%) SAS
3 4 (3.25%) Node.js
4 3 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) SPSS
2 4 (3.25%) Fireworks
2 4 (3.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Force.com
1 14 (11.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Internet
2 6 (4.88%) Firewall
3 4 (3.25%) Network Security
3 4 (3.25%) MPLS
4 1 (0.81%) SSH
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (7.32%) MySQL
1 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.81%) Informix
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Selenium
2 4 (3.25%) JIRA
3 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Hudson
4 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (22.76%) Retail
2 22 (17.89%) Finance
3 17 (13.82%) Banking
4 11 (8.94%) Marketing
5 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Project Manager
3 20 (16.26%) Test Engineer
4 19 (15.45%) Analyst
5 18 (14.63%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (14.63%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Junior
6 15 (12.20%) Junior Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.38%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Junior Java Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Junior C# Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Graduate
8 13 (10.57%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.25%) User Experience Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) .NET
2 20 (16.26%) SOAP
3 14 (11.38%) Java EE
3 14 (11.38%) J2EE
4 13 (10.57%) CSS
5 11 (8.94%) HTML5
5 11 (8.94%) HTML
6 8 (6.50%) jQuery
7 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.25%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (3.25%) Backbone.js
8 4 (3.25%) CSS3
8 4 (3.25%) Flash
8 4 (3.25%) Web Services
9 3 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (1.63%) .NET Compact Framework
10 2 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.63%) WPF
10 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.94%) Data Integration
2 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.32%) PMI
3 9 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.69%) Online Games
5 5 (4.07%) Mobile Games
6 4 (3.25%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.44%) Xbox
8 2 (1.63%) Social Media
8 2 (1.63%) PDA
8 2 (1.63%) Open Source
8 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.63%) BBC
9 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.81%) iPhone
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Linux
2 7 (5.69%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) Debian
5 1 (0.81%) CentOS
5 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) Project Management
1 35 (28.46%) E-Commerce
2 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (16.26%) OO
4 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
4 18 (14.63%) Test Management
5 17 (13.82%) Game Development
6 13 (10.57%) Scrum
7 12 (9.76%) Software Testing
7 12 (9.76%) Agile Testing
8 11 (8.94%) ITIL
8 11 (8.94%) CRM
9 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.32%) B2C
9 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 9 (7.32%) Matrix Management
9 9 (7.32%) Use Case
9 9 (7.32%) Analytics
10 8 (6.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) Java
2 21 (17.07%) C#
3 16 (13.01%) PHP
4 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.25%) Python
5 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.25%) Ruby
6 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 11 (8.94%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.07%) CCNP
4 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.25%) CCSA
6 1 (0.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) CCIE
6 1 (0.81%) CCSP
6 1 (0.81%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.81%) Nagios
1 1 (0.81%) Cacti
1 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) VMware
2 9 (7.32%) Tableau
2 9 (7.32%) Neolane
3 6 (4.88%) Cisco
4 4 (3.25%) Adobe
4 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) Sony
6 2 (1.63%) Sencha
6 2 (1.63%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) Symantec
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) NetApp
7 1 (0.81%) Veritas
7 1 (0.81%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.81%) F5
7 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + up to 50% + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
MET Marketing
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £23000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago