The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 79 49 77
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 54 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.80% 5.05% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.99% 17.20% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 7
Average salary £23,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
Yorkshire

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

General Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
402 314 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 40.28% 29.37% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 362 252 235
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Games Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -30 6 £21,000 -6.66% 1
Harrogate -6 1 £31,500 +31.25%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 23 (65.71%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 18 (51.43%) Java
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 16 (45.71%) Degree
5 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
5 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
5 13 (37.14%) Retail
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (25.71%) OO
8 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
9 8 (22.86%) J2EE
9 8 (22.86%) Force.com
9 8 (22.86%) SaaS
9 8 (22.86%) Java EE
9 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.00%) TDD
10 7 (20.00%) Scrum
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
11 6 (17.14%) Spring
12 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
12 5 (14.29%) OpenGL
12 5 (14.29%) C++
12 5 (14.29%) HTML

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) FastStats
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Force.com
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.29%) NetBeans
3 4 (11.43%) NUnit
3 4 (11.43%) Xcode
General
1 13 (37.14%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Senior Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Junior Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Junior
4 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Programmer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Graduate
8 4 (11.43%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Designer
9 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) J2EE
2 8 (22.86%) Java EE
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Spring
4 5 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 5 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (11.43%) WinForms
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) HTML5
5 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.86%) JSON
8 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) iPhone
3 3 (8.57%) CAN bus
3 3 (8.57%) Mechatronics
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Online Games
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) MVC
3 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.71%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.00%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) OOP
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
7 4 (11.43%) Mobile Development
7 4 (11.43%) Android Development
7 4 (11.43%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) Campaign Management
8 2 (5.71%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) Objective-C
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Atmel
2 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
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