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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 32 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.95% 0.89% -
As % of the General category 10.06% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
318 180 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.36% 26.75% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 293 131 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +6 18 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Harrogate -7 9 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Selby - 3 £21,500 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 58 (70.73%) C#
2 57 (69.51%) Java
3 42 (51.22%) SQL
4 40 (48.78%) MVC
5 36 (43.90%) Android
6 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (39.02%) HTML
8 31 (37.80%) .NET
9 30 (36.59%) Spring
10 29 (35.37%) OO
11 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
12 26 (31.71%) Linux
12 26 (31.71%) Degree
12 26 (31.71%) Spring MVC
13 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
13 25 (30.49%) C++
14 23 (28.05%) CSS
15 21 (25.61%) TDD
16 20 (24.39%) jQuery
17 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS
18 17 (20.73%) Arduino
18 17 (20.73%) BDD
18 17 (20.73%) Atmel
19 16 (19.51%) SaaS
19 16 (19.51%) Scrum
19 16 (19.51%) OpenGL
20 15 (18.29%) Game Development
21 14 (17.07%) HTML5
21 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
21 14 (17.07%) Enterprise Software

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.88%) Node.js
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) SaaS
2 10 (12.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Subversion
1 13 (15.85%) Maven
1 13 (15.85%) Cucumber
1 13 (15.85%) Hudson
2 9 (10.98%) Selenium
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) Capybara
5 1 (1.22%) NUnit
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.66%) Interactive Media
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (75.61%) Developer
2 35 (42.68%) Java Developer
3 25 (30.49%) Graduate
4 18 (21.95%) Junior
5 16 (19.51%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
6 12 (14.63%) C# Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Junior Developer
7 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Junior C# Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Graduate Software Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Technical Leader
10 6 (7.32%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Graduate Java Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Graduate C# Developer
11 3 (3.66%) QA Leader
11 3 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) HTML
2 31 (37.80%) .NET
3 30 (36.59%) Spring
4 26 (31.71%) Spring MVC
5 23 (28.05%) CSS
6 20 (24.39%) jQuery
7 16 (19.51%) OpenGL
8 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.07%) HTML5
9 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
10 12 (14.63%) J2EE
10 12 (14.63%) Java EE
11 10 (12.20%) REST
12 9 (10.98%) Spring Integration
12 9 (10.98%) Ajax
12 9 (10.98%) Apache Flex
13 7 (8.54%) WCF
13 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
13 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (8.54%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
2 17 (20.73%) Arduino
3 14 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (15.85%) Open Source
5 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
5 7 (8.54%) Physics
6 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.66%) E-Learning
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
9 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.90%) Android
2 26 (31.71%) Linux
3 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) MVC
2 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) OO
4 21 (25.61%) TDD
5 17 (20.73%) BDD
6 16 (19.51%) Scrum
7 15 (18.29%) Game Development
8 9 (10.98%) Android Development
8 9 (10.98%) OOP
9 7 (8.54%) CQRS
9 7 (8.54%) Web Application Development
9 7 (8.54%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.88%) Compatibility Testing
12 3 (3.66%) Web Development
12 3 (3.66%) Content Management
12 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.66%) SEO
12 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) C#
2 57 (69.51%) Java
3 42 (51.22%) SQL
4 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
5 25 (30.49%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ISEB
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Atmel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.22%) McAfee
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