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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 73 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Games 92 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.43% 2.26% 2.45%
As % of the General category 10.76% 6.85% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 52
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,250 £60,000
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
855 1109 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.88% 32.94% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 700 940 803
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 8 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 60 (36.36%) Java
2 50 (30.30%) Linux
3 45 (27.27%) Advertising
4 37 (22.42%) Python
5 35 (21.21%) Cisco
6 32 (19.39%) VMware
7 30 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (15.76%) Firewall
9 25 (15.15%) Red Hat
10 24 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (14.55%) Puppet
11 23 (13.94%) Online Games
11 23 (13.94%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (13.94%) DevOps
12 22 (13.33%) Software Testing
13 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
13 21 (12.73%) NoSQL
13 21 (12.73%) F5
13 21 (12.73%) High Availability
13 21 (12.73%) CCNA
14 18 (10.91%) Finance
14 18 (10.91%) CheckPoint
14 18 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (10.91%) Network Security
14 18 (10.91%) Load Balancing
15 17 (10.30%) Degree
15 17 (10.30%) Open Source
15 17 (10.30%) Windows
15 17 (10.30%) C#
15 17 (10.30%) .NET

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 5 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.21%) Apache
2 2 (1.21%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) CheetahMail
1 5 (3.03%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.76%) Firewall
2 18 (10.91%) Network Security
3 10 (6.06%) Internet
4 8 (4.85%) DNS
4 8 (4.85%) NAS
4 8 (4.85%) SAN
5 6 (3.64%) LDAP
6 5 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.21%) DHCP
7 2 (1.21%) Extranet
7 2 (1.21%) HTTP
7 2 (1.21%) SSL
7 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (5.45%) Riak
4 4 (2.42%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.82%) Couchbase
5 3 (1.82%) MySQL
6 2 (1.21%) Redis
7 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.88%) Selenium
3 11 (6.67%) Appium
4 10 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.45%) JUnit
5 9 (5.45%) Maven
6 7 (4.24%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.24%) Ranorex
6 7 (4.24%) SoapUI
7 6 (3.64%) Gatling
7 6 (3.64%) JMeter
7 6 (3.64%) NeoLoad
7 6 (3.64%) WebLOAD
8 5 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (2.42%) Calabash
9 4 (2.42%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.42%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.61%) LoadUI
General
1 45 (27.27%) Advertising
2 18 (10.91%) Finance
3 16 (9.70%) Online Betting
4 9 (5.45%) Marketing
5 6 (3.64%) Back Office
5 6 (3.64%) Retail
6 5 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (16.36%) Developer
2 26 (15.76%) Architect
3 20 (12.12%) Analyst
4 19 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.30%) Consultant
5 17 (10.30%) Network Engineer
5 17 (10.30%) Test Consultant
6 12 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (5.45%) Test Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Storage Analyst
10 8 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.30%) .NET
2 14 (8.48%) Node.js
2 14 (8.48%) React
3 12 (7.27%) Spring
4 11 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 10 (6.06%) HTML
5 10 (6.06%) Web Services
6 9 (5.45%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.45%) LAMP
7 8 (4.85%) RESTful
8 6 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (3.03%) CSS
10 4 (2.42%) Ajax
11 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.21%) Akka
11 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
11 2 (1.21%) Grails
11 2 (1.21%) jQuery
11 2 (1.21%) Play Framework
12 1 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.94%) Online Games
2 11 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.06%) IBM XIV
4 8 (4.85%) EMC VNX
5 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.24%) Replication
6 5 (3.03%) Clustering
6 5 (3.03%) Social Network
6 5 (3.03%) Web 2.0
7 4 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.42%) Social Media
8 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.30%) Linux
2 18 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (10.30%) Windows
4 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.03%) CentOS
5 5 (3.03%) Debian
5 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.61%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Unix
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.94%) DevOps
3 22 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 21 (12.73%) High Availability
4 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 18 (10.91%) Load Balancing
6 17 (10.30%) Open Source
7 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.48%) Performance Engineering
7 14 (8.48%) TDD
7 14 (8.48%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.27%) Configuration Management
8 12 (7.27%) Project Management
9 10 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 10 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.06%) Scrum
10 9 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.85%) BCP
11 8 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.24%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.36%) Java
2 37 (22.42%) Python
3 17 (10.30%) C#
4 16 (9.70%) Bash Shell
4 16 (9.70%) PHP
4 16 (9.70%) Ruby
5 14 (8.48%) Scala
6 12 (7.27%) Perl
7 9 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.64%) SQL
9 5 (3.03%) R
10 3 (1.82%) C++
10 3 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (13.94%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (12.73%) CCNA
3 17 (10.30%) Degree
4 8 (4.85%) CCNP
5 7 (4.24%) CISSP
6 5 (3.03%) MCITP
6 5 (3.03%) MCSA
6 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.21%) CEH
7 2 (1.21%) CISM
7 2 (1.21%) GIAC
7 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.61%) CCDE
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) CCSP
8 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.21%) Docker
6 2 (1.21%) Firmware
6 2 (1.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) Puppet
2 16 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.06%) Salt
4 9 (5.45%) Ansible
5 8 (4.85%) CFEngine
6 7 (4.24%) EMC VPLEX
6 7 (4.24%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.21%) Cacti
7 2 (1.21%) Grafana
7 2 (1.21%) Graphite
7 2 (1.21%) Nagios
7 2 (1.21%) Opsview
8 1 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Cisco
2 32 (19.39%) VMware
3 25 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 21 (12.73%) F5
5 18 (10.91%) CheckPoint
6 15 (9.09%) Brocade
7 13 (7.88%) Riverbed
8 10 (6.06%) IBM
9 8 (4.85%) EMC
9 8 (4.85%) Microsoft
10 7 (4.24%) CommVault
10 7 (4.24%) Splunk
11 6 (3.64%) Infoblox
11 6 (3.64%) Juniper
12 5 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
13 2 (1.21%) HP
13 2 (1.21%) NetApp
14 1 (0.61%) Apple
14 1 (0.61%) Citrix
14 1 (0.61%) Symantec
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