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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Rank 76 128 99
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -29
Permanent jobs citing Games 82 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.11% 1.73% 2.55%
As % of the General category 10.06% 5.42% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 52
Median salary £50,001 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
815 1052 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.91% 31.99% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 684 923 765
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 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 January 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 64 (40.25%) Java
2 53 (33.33%) Advertising
3 47 (29.56%) Linux
4 35 (22.01%) Cisco
5 33 (20.75%) VMware
6 30 (18.87%) Python
7 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (16.98%) NoSQL
9 26 (16.35%) Puppet
9 26 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (15.09%) Firewall
11 23 (14.47%) Red Hat
11 23 (14.47%) Online Games
12 22 (13.84%) DevOps
13 21 (13.21%) F5
13 21 (13.21%) High Availability
14 20 (12.58%) Load Balancing
14 20 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (11.95%) CCNA
15 19 (11.95%) TDD
15 19 (11.95%) React
16 18 (11.32%) CheckPoint
16 18 (11.32%) Network Security
16 18 (11.32%) Git (software)
16 18 (11.32%) Bash Shell
17 17 (10.69%) Software Engineering
17 17 (10.69%) E-Commerce
17 17 (10.69%) Finance
18 16 (10.06%) PHP
18 16 (10.06%) Active Directory

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 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.26%) Apache
2 2 (1.26%) CMS
3 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.89%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) CheetahMail
1 5 (3.14%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.09%) Firewall
2 18 (11.32%) Network Security
3 10 (6.29%) DNS
4 8 (5.03%) LDAP
4 8 (5.03%) NAS
4 8 (5.03%) SAN
5 7 (4.40%) Internet
6 5 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.26%) DHCP
7 2 (1.26%) Extranet
7 2 (1.26%) HTTP
7 2 (1.26%) SSL
7 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.98%) NoSQL
2 13 (8.18%) Riak
3 12 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.89%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.26%) MySQL
7 2 (1.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.18%) Maven
3 11 (6.92%) Selenium
4 9 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.03%) Appium
6 6 (3.77%) JUnit
7 5 (3.14%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (2.52%) Calabash
8 4 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.52%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.52%) Ranorex
8 4 (2.52%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.89%) Gatling
9 3 (1.89%) JMeter
9 3 (1.89%) NeoLoad
9 3 (1.89%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.89%) WebLOAD
10 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.63%) LoadUI
General
1 53 (33.33%) Advertising
2 17 (10.69%) Finance
3 16 (10.06%) Online Betting
4 9 (5.66%) Marketing
5 5 (3.14%) Back Office
6 4 (2.52%) Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (20.13%) Architect
2 26 (16.35%) Developer
3 19 (11.95%) Analyst
4 18 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.69%) Network Engineer
6 14 (8.81%) Software Engineer
7 13 (8.18%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Architect
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.92%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (6.92%) Java Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) Consultant
12 8 (5.03%) Storage Analyst
12 8 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) Test Consultant
12 8 (5.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.95%) React
2 15 (9.43%) Spring
2 15 (9.43%) Spring Boot
3 14 (8.81%) Node.js
4 12 (7.55%) Web Services
5 11 (6.92%) .NET
6 9 (5.66%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.66%) HTML
6 9 (5.66%) LAMP
6 9 (5.66%) RESTful
7 6 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.14%) CSS
9 4 (2.52%) Ajax
10 2 (1.26%) Akka
10 2 (1.26%) Grails
10 2 (1.26%) jQuery
10 2 (1.26%) Play Framework
10 2 (1.26%) SOAP
11 1 (0.63%) CSS3
11 1 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Online Games
2 10 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.03%) EMC VNX
3 8 (5.03%) IBM XIV
4 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.40%) Replication
5 5 (3.14%) Clustering
6 4 (2.52%) Social Media
7 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.89%) Social Network
7 3 (1.89%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.56%) Linux
2 15 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (8.81%) Windows
4 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.52%) CentOS
5 4 (2.52%) Debian
6 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.26%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Unix
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.84%) DevOps
3 21 (13.21%) High Availability
4 20 (12.58%) Load Balancing
5 19 (11.95%) TDD
6 17 (10.69%) E-Commerce
6 17 (10.69%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.55%) API Design
7 12 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 12 (7.55%) Open Source
8 11 (6.92%) Software Testing
9 9 (5.66%) BCP
9 9 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.66%) Scrum
10 8 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.03%) Project Management
11 7 (4.40%) Coaching
11 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.40%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (40.25%) Java
2 30 (18.87%) Python
3 18 (11.32%) Bash Shell
4 16 (10.06%) PHP
5 10 (6.29%) C#
5 10 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.03%) Perl
6 8 (5.03%) Ruby
6 8 (5.03%) Scala
7 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.14%) SQL
8 3 (1.89%) C++
8 3 (1.89%) R
9 2 (1.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.95%) CCNA
3 14 (8.81%) Degree
4 7 (4.40%) CCNP
5 4 (2.52%) CISSP
6 3 (1.89%) MCITP
6 3 (1.89%) MCSA
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.63%) CEH
8 1 (0.63%) CISM
8 1 (0.63%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.06%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (5.03%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (16.35%) Puppet
2 13 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.66%) Ansible
4 8 (5.03%) CFEngine
4 8 (5.03%) Salt
5 7 (4.40%) EMC VPLEX
5 7 (4.40%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (22.01%) Cisco
2 33 (20.75%) VMware
3 23 (14.47%) Red Hat
4 21 (13.21%) F5
5 18 (11.32%) CheckPoint
6 15 (9.43%) Brocade
7 13 (8.18%) Riverbed
8 8 (5.03%) EMC
8 8 (5.03%) IBM
8 8 (5.03%) Infoblox
9 7 (4.40%) CommVault
9 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
9 7 (4.40%) Splunk
10 6 (3.77%) Juniper
11 2 (1.26%) SOASTA, Inc
12 1 (0.63%) Apple
12 1 (0.63%) Citrix
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