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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 71 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 18 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.65% 1.77% 0.11%
As % of the General category 6.52% 6.75% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 0
Average salary £26,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
276 252 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 25.37% 26.22% 36.48%
Number of salaries quoted 252 197 252
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,250 £26,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Harrogate +3 9 £26,500 -1.85%
York +3 9 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (76.47%) C#
2 35 (68.63%) Java
3 25 (49.02%) .NET
4 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 24 (47.06%) MVC
5 20 (39.22%) HTML
5 20 (39.22%) Degree
6 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
7 18 (35.29%) OO
7 18 (35.29%) Android
8 17 (33.33%) SaaS
9 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
9 16 (31.37%) CSS
9 16 (31.37%) Linux
9 16 (31.37%) Spring
9 16 (31.37%) Spring MVC
10 14 (27.45%) Game Development
11 13 (25.49%) J2EE
11 13 (25.49%) Java EE
11 13 (25.49%) jQuery
11 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
12 12 (23.53%) C++
12 12 (23.53%) Atmel
12 12 (23.53%) Arduino
13 11 (21.57%) OpenGL
13 11 (21.57%) Force.com
14 9 (17.65%) TDD
15 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
15 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (9.80%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) SaaS
2 11 (21.57%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) NUnit
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.84%) Hudson
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.88%) Interactive Media
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Java Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Junior
3 12 (23.53%) Graduate
3 12 (23.53%) Junior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 16 (31.37%) Spring
3 16 (31.37%) CSS
3 16 (31.37%) Spring MVC
4 13 (25.49%) jQuery
4 13 (25.49%) J2EE
4 13 (25.49%) Java EE
5 11 (21.57%) OpenGL
6 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.69%) HTML5
6 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.84%) REST
7 4 (7.84%) Apache Flex
7 4 (7.84%) Spring Integration
7 4 (7.84%) Ajax
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.92%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Arduino
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
4 3 (5.88%) E-Learning
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Android
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) MVC
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) OO
4 14 (27.45%) Game Development
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) Android Development
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 4 (7.84%) SEO
9 3 (5.88%) Content Management
9 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.92%) iOS Development
11 1 (1.96%) Analytics
11 1 (1.96%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 35 (68.63%) Java
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.53%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Atmel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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