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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 86 106 148
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +42
Permanent jobs citing Games 75 79 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.84% 2.22% 1.30%
As % of the General category 8.61% 7.42% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 33
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,200 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £64,000 £69,000
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
871 1064 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.00% 29.96% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 712 780 784
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 September 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 49 (29.70%) Java
2 37 (22.42%) Linux
3 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (18.79%) Python
5 30 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 28 (16.97%) Firewall
7 26 (15.76%) High Availability
8 24 (14.55%) Online Games
8 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (13.94%) Finance
9 23 (13.94%) Project Management
9 23 (13.94%) Cisco
10 22 (13.33%) Windows
10 22 (13.33%) .NET
11 21 (12.73%) C#
11 21 (12.73%) Ruby
11 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
12 20 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 20 (12.12%) VMware
12 20 (12.12%) Scala
13 18 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (10.91%) Performance Engineering
14 16 (9.70%) CCNA
14 16 (9.70%) Degree
15 15 (9.09%) Load Balancing
15 15 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 15 (9.09%) Red Hat
15 15 (9.09%) Open Source
16 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce

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 (1.21%) Apache
1 2 (1.21%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.21%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.97%) Firewall
2 13 (7.88%) Internet
2 13 (7.88%) Network Security
3 7 (4.24%) SAN
4 6 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (3.64%) LAN
4 6 (3.64%) WAN
5 3 (1.82%) DNS
5 3 (1.82%) HTTP
5 3 (1.82%) NAS
5 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.21%) DHCP
6 2 (1.21%) Extranet
6 2 (1.21%) SSL
7 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.85%) MySQL
2 5 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.21%) Redis
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) JUnit
2 11 (6.67%) Ranorex
2 11 (6.67%) Selenium
2 11 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 9 (5.45%) Appium
3 9 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.85%) Gatling
4 8 (4.85%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.85%) JMeter
4 8 (4.85%) NeoLoad
4 8 (4.85%) WebLOAD
5 7 (4.24%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.64%) Subversion
7 4 (2.42%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.61%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.61%) Maven
8 1 (0.61%) Mockito
General
1 23 (13.94%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Retail
3 12 (7.27%) Banking
4 11 (6.67%) Back Office
4 11 (6.67%) Online Betting
5 9 (5.45%) Advertising
6 5 (3.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (15.76%) Architect
2 25 (15.15%) Consultant
2 25 (15.15%) Test Consultant
3 22 (13.33%) Analyst
4 19 (11.52%) Developer
5 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
8 10 (6.06%) Network Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Test Automation Consultant
9 9 (5.45%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) Performance Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Operations Analyst
11 7 (4.24%) Performance Test Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Security Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.33%) .NET
2 7 (4.24%) RESTful
3 5 (3.03%) Symfony
4 4 (2.42%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.42%) LAMP
4 4 (2.42%) Spring
5 3 (1.82%) HTML
5 3 (1.82%) Node.js
6 2 (1.21%) Akka
6 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.21%) Grails
6 2 (1.21%) Play Framework
6 2 (1.21%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.21%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.61%) CSS
7 1 (0.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.61%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Online Games
2 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.24%) Graphic Design
3 7 (4.24%) User Experience
4 6 (3.64%) IBM XIV
5 5 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.03%) Social Network
5 5 (3.03%) Web 2.0
6 4 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.82%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.21%) Clustering
8 2 (1.21%) Replication
8 2 (1.21%) Social Media
8 2 (1.21%) Statistics
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.42%) Linux
2 22 (13.33%) Windows
3 13 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.24%) Debian
5 6 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.03%) CentOS
6 5 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.42%) Unix
8 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 26 (15.76%) High Availability
4 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (13.94%) Project Management
6 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 18 (10.91%) Performance Engineering
9 15 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 15 (9.09%) Open Source
10 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.88%) Change Management
12 12 (7.27%) DevOps
13 9 (5.45%) Scrum
13 9 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (4.85%) Automated Testing
14 8 (4.85%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (4.85%) Programme Management
14 8 (4.85%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.24%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.70%) Java
2 31 (18.79%) Python
3 21 (12.73%) C#
3 21 (12.73%) Ruby
4 20 (12.12%) Scala
5 12 (7.27%) SQL
6 11 (6.67%) PHP
7 9 (5.45%) Perl
8 7 (4.24%) R
9 6 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.03%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.42%) C++
12 3 (1.82%) Groovy
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (9.70%) CCNA
2 16 (9.70%) Degree
3 9 (5.45%) CCNP
4 7 (4.24%) CISSP
5 5 (3.03%) MCITP
5 5 (3.03%) MCSA
5 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.21%) CEH
6 2 (1.21%) CISM
6 2 (1.21%) GIAC
6 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.61%) CCDE
7 1 (0.61%) CCIE
7 1 (0.61%) CCSP
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.82%) Firmware
3 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.82%) vSphere
4 2 (1.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.06%) Puppet
3 5 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (3.03%) Salt
3 5 (3.03%) SCCM
4 3 (1.82%) Cacti
4 3 (1.82%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.82%) Grafana
4 3 (1.82%) Graphite
4 3 (1.82%) Nagios
4 3 (1.82%) Opsview
5 2 (1.21%) Ansible
5 2 (1.21%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (13.94%) Cisco
2 20 (12.12%) VMware
3 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.27%) CheckPoint
5 10 (6.06%) Juniper
6 8 (4.85%) F5
7 7 (4.24%) SOASTA, Inc
8 6 (3.64%) IBM
9 5 (3.03%) Brocade
9 5 (3.03%) Citrix
10 3 (1.82%) EMC
10 3 (1.82%) HP
10 3 (1.82%) NetApp
10 3 (1.82%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.21%) CommVault
11 2 (1.21%) Splunk
12 1 (0.61%) Apple
12 1 (0.61%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD a
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago