The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank - 151 163
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.58% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Online Games
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1082 863 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.05% 32.35% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 783 668 744
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Online Games
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Leeds region.

Online Games Salary Trend in Leeds

Online Games
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 8 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Kanban
1 5 (62.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java