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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 61 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 34 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.15% 0.85% -
As % of the General category 10.06% 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Average salary £38,750 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
338 210 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 31.33% 29.70% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 300 162 330
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,135 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +18 22 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Harrogate -6 8 £30,000 +33.33%
Selby - 3 £21,500 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 62 (68.13%) Java
2 58 (63.74%) C#
3 51 (56.04%) SQL
4 42 (46.15%) MVC
5 41 (45.05%) Android
6 38 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (38.46%) HTML
8 34 (37.36%) OO
9 32 (35.16%) Spring
10 30 (32.97%) .NET
11 29 (31.87%) Degree
12 28 (30.77%) Spring MVC
12 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
12 28 (30.77%) JavaScript
12 28 (30.77%) Linux
13 27 (29.67%) C++
14 24 (26.37%) CSS
15 20 (21.98%) jQuery
15 20 (21.98%) Apple iOS
16 19 (20.88%) BDD
16 19 (20.88%) TDD
17 17 (18.68%) Game Development
17 17 (18.68%) Arduino
17 17 (18.68%) Atmel
17 17 (18.68%) Subversion
18 16 (17.58%) HTML5
18 16 (17.58%) OpenGL
18 16 (17.58%) Enterprise Software
19 15 (16.48%) Hibernate
19 15 (16.48%) Scrum

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (12.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.40%) Node.js
3 3 (3.30%) CMS
4 2 (2.20%) SilverStripe
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) SaaS
2 9 (9.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Subversion
2 15 (16.48%) Cucumber
2 15 (16.48%) Hudson
2 15 (16.48%) Maven
3 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.09%) Selenium
4 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.10%) Capybara
7 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 10 (10.99%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Interactive Media
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (76.92%) Developer
2 38 (41.76%) Java Developer
3 27 (29.67%) Graduate
4 19 (20.88%) Graduate Developer
4 19 (20.88%) Junior
5 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
6 15 (16.48%) Software Developer
7 13 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (13.19%) .NET Developer
8 12 (13.19%) Junior Developer
9 11 (12.09%) C# Developer
9 11 (12.09%) Graduate Software Developer
10 10 (10.99%) Junior Java Developer
11 8 (8.79%) Junior C# Developer
12 7 (7.69%) Web Developer
13 6 (6.59%) Technical Leader
14 4 (4.40%) Junior Software Developer
15 3 (3.30%) QA Leader
15 3 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
16 2 (2.20%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.46%) HTML
2 32 (35.16%) Spring
3 30 (32.97%) .NET
4 28 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 24 (26.37%) CSS
6 20 (21.98%) jQuery
7 16 (17.58%) HTML5
7 16 (17.58%) OpenGL
8 15 (16.48%) Hibernate
9 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.19%) REST
11 11 (12.09%) Spring Integration
11 11 (12.09%) Java EE
11 11 (12.09%) Apache Flex
11 11 (12.09%) Ajax
11 11 (12.09%) J2EE
12 8 (8.79%) WCF
13 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (18.68%) Arduino
3 16 (17.58%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (16.48%) Open Source
5 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
5 12 (13.19%) Physics
6 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.30%) E-Learning
8 2 (2.20%) iPhone
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.20%) User Experience
9 1 (1.10%) FMCG
9 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.05%) Android
2 28 (30.77%) Linux
3 20 (21.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) MVC
2 38 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (37.36%) OO
4 19 (20.88%) BDD
4 19 (20.88%) TDD
5 17 (18.68%) Game Development
6 15 (16.48%) Scrum
7 12 (13.19%) OOP
8 11 (12.09%) Android Development
9 7 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 7 (7.69%) CQRS
10 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.40%) Compatibility Testing
12 3 (3.30%) SEO
12 3 (3.30%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.30%) Web Development
12 3 (3.30%) Content Management
13 2 (2.20%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.13%) Java
2 58 (63.74%) C#
3 51 (56.04%) SQL
4 28 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 27 (29.67%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.20%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Atmel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.20%) McAfee
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago