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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 115 124 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 70 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.10% 1.82% 1.52%
As % of the General category 6.67% 6.23% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 21
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £26,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1049 1028 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.42% 29.20% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 873 808 635
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.06%) Java
3 41 (31.30%) Linux
4 36 (27.48%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.37%) Scrum
6 27 (20.61%) MySQL
7 24 (18.32%) Node.js
8 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
8 22 (16.79%) PHP
9 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (15.27%) Cisco
11 19 (14.50%) CSS
11 19 (14.50%) LAMP
11 19 (14.50%) Online Games
11 19 (14.50%) High Availability
12 18 (13.74%) HTML
13 17 (12.98%) Apache
13 17 (12.98%) Open Source
14 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
14 16 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (11.45%) Scala
15 15 (11.45%) Python
15 15 (11.45%) VMware
16 14 (10.69%) Firewall
16 14 (10.69%) Selenium
16 14 (10.69%) Mentoring
17 13 (9.92%) CCNA
17 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (9.92%) CheckPoint
17 13 (9.92%) JUnit

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (18.32%) Node.js
2 17 (12.98%) Apache
3 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.58%) CMS
5 3 (2.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) Firewall
2 10 (7.63%) Internet
2 10 (7.63%) Network Security
3 9 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.58%) SAN
5 4 (3.05%) LAN
6 2 (1.53%) Broadband
6 2 (1.53%) DNS
6 2 (1.53%) WAN
7 1 (0.76%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) MySQL
2 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.87%) Redis
3 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.53%) Informix
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Selenium
2 13 (9.92%) JUnit
3 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.87%) Maven
5 8 (6.11%) JMeter
5 8 (6.11%) Ranorex
5 8 (6.11%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.05%) Gatling
7 4 (3.05%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.05%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.05%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.05%) WebLOAD
8 3 (2.29%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.29%) JIRA
8 3 (2.29%) Mockito
8 3 (2.29%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Retail
3 3 (2.29%) iGaming
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 30 (22.90%) Developer
2 13 (9.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.16%) Consultant
3 12 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.40%) Architect
4 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Scrum Master
5 10 (7.63%) Security Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Network Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Test Automation Consultant
7 8 (6.11%) Test Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) DBA
9 6 (4.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.82%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) CSS
1 19 (14.50%) LAMP
2 18 (13.74%) HTML
3 11 (8.40%) .NET
3 11 (8.40%) Spring
4 10 (7.63%) .NET Framework
4 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
4 10 (7.63%) XML
5 9 (6.87%) JSP
6 7 (5.34%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.34%) jQuery
7 6 (4.58%) EJB
7 6 (4.58%) J2EE
7 6 (4.58%) JavaBeans
7 6 (4.58%) JSON
7 6 (4.58%) Servlets
7 6 (4.58%) Taglibs
7 6 (4.58%) Web Services
8 5 (3.82%) MDX
8 5 (3.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Online Games
2 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.05%) RIA
3 3 (2.29%) Online Gambling
3 3 (2.29%) Social Gaming
3 3 (2.29%) User Experience
4 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.53%) Clustering
4 2 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.53%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.53%) Social Media
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.30%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.63%) Windows
4 6 (4.58%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.58%) Unix
5 4 (3.05%) Debian
6 3 (2.29%) Android
7 2 (1.53%) CentOS
7 2 (1.53%) Solaris
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.37%) Scrum
3 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
4 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (14.50%) High Availability
6 17 (12.98%) Open Source
7 16 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (10.69%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.16%) TDD
9 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.40%) DevOps
11 10 (7.63%) Load Balancing
12 9 (6.87%) SDLC
13 7 (5.34%) BDD
13 7 (5.34%) Line Management
14 6 (4.58%) Content Management
14 6 (4.58%) Kanban
14 6 (4.58%) Pair Programming
14 6 (4.58%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) Java
2 36 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.79%) PHP
4 15 (11.45%) Python
4 15 (11.45%) Scala
5 11 (8.40%) SQL
6 9 (6.87%) C#
7 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.05%) C++
8 4 (3.05%) Perl
8 4 (3.05%) Ruby
9 2 (1.53%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) CCNA
1 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.87%) CCNP
3 6 (4.58%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.82%) vSphere
3 2 (1.53%) Firmware
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.11%) Puppet
3 5 (3.82%) Graphite
3 5 (3.82%) Nagios
3 5 (3.82%) Opsview
4 4 (3.05%) Cacti
5 2 (1.53%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.53%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.53%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.53%) Grafana
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.53%) Salt
5 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Cisco
2 15 (11.45%) VMware
3 13 (9.92%) CheckPoint
4 11 (8.40%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.63%) Juniper
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle
6 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.53%) F5
7 2 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.53%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) IBM
7 2 (1.53%) NetApp
7 2 (1.53%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.53%) SAP
7 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) Zend
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