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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 71 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 27 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.50% 3.09% -
As % of the General category 7.38% 12.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 0
Average salary £36,250 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
366 290 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 33.86% 24.19% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 324 219 238
Average salary £37,500 £38,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 19 £40,000 +86.04% 3
Harrogate -3 8 £30,000 +25.00%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (69.77%) C#
2 26 (60.47%) .NET
3 22 (51.16%) Java
3 22 (51.16%) Degree
4 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
5 17 (39.53%) Java EE
5 17 (39.53%) Force.com
5 17 (39.53%) SaaS
5 17 (39.53%) J2EE
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) MVC
7 12 (27.91%) OO
7 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
8 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
8 11 (25.58%) TDD
9 10 (23.26%) Scrum
9 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
10 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
10 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
11 7 (16.28%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (16.28%) NUnit
11 7 (16.28%) Retail
11 7 (16.28%) Game Development
12 5 (11.63%) OOP
13 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
13 4 (9.30%) OpenGL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (16.28%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) FastStats
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Force.com
1 17 (39.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.28%) NUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.30%) Xcode
3 4 (9.30%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Junior
2 20 (46.51%) Junior Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Developer
4 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Junior Java Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Junior C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (13.95%) Programmer
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Graduate
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) J2EE
2 17 (39.53%) Java EE
3 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.30%) OpenGL
4 4 (9.30%) Spring
4 4 (9.30%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) HTML5
5 2 (4.65%) CSS3
5 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) iPhone
3 3 (6.98%) CAN bus
3 3 (6.98%) Mechatronics
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) OO
2 12 (27.91%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.28%) Game Development
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) Android Development
7 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (4.65%) Web Development
9 2 (4.65%) Campaign Management
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Atmel
2 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Unica
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