The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 59 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 47 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.79% 0.71% 1.02%
As % of the General category 13.54% 2.06% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 4
Average salary £23,250 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
347 339 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.98% 34.28% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 268 256 243
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Games
Yorkshire

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York +15 36 £21,500 -6.52% 7
Harrogate -13 10 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (64.86%) Java
2 45 (60.81%) SQL
3 37 (50.00%) Degree
4 36 (48.65%) Computer Science
4 36 (48.65%) C#
4 36 (48.65%) OO
5 30 (40.54%) Android
6 22 (29.73%) .NET
6 22 (29.73%) Mathematics
6 22 (29.73%) Physics
7 21 (28.38%) OOP
8 20 (27.03%) HTML
9 19 (25.68%) MVC
10 18 (24.32%) Subversion
10 18 (24.32%) Spring
11 16 (21.62%) C++
11 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.62%) Linux
11 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (21.62%) Apple iOS
12 15 (20.27%) Java EE
12 15 (20.27%) Manufacturing
13 14 (18.92%) SaaS
13 14 (18.92%) Game Development
14 13 (17.57%) Force.com
14 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
14 13 (17.57%) J2EE
15 12 (16.22%) Open Source
16 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
16 11 (14.86%) TDD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.70%) CMS
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) WordPress
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) SaaS
2 13 (17.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) LDAP
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Subversion
2 11 (14.86%) Maven
2 11 (14.86%) Hudson
3 10 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) Selenium
5 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.11%) Mercurial
7 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.70%) JUnit
8 2 (2.70%) TestNG
9 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 15 (20.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Developer
2 31 (41.89%) Graduate
3 29 (39.19%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (35.14%) Java Developer
5 21 (28.38%) Software Developer
6 19 (25.68%) Junior
7 18 (24.32%) Junior Developer
8 17 (22.97%) C# Developer
9 16 (21.62%) Junior Java Developer
9 16 (21.62%) Senior Developer
9 16 (21.62%) Graduate Software Developer
10 13 (17.57%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (12.16%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (10.81%) Web Developer
13 7 (9.46%) .NET Developer
14 6 (8.11%) iOS Developer
14 6 (8.11%) Senior iOS Developer
15 5 (6.76%) Junior Software Developer
16 4 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
16 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) HTML
3 18 (24.32%) Spring
4 15 (20.27%) Java EE
5 13 (17.57%) J2EE
5 13 (17.57%) Hibernate
6 11 (14.86%) HTML5
6 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
6 11 (14.86%) CSS
6 11 (14.86%) Ajax
7 10 (13.51%) jQuery
8 9 (12.16%) Apache Flex
8 9 (12.16%) REST
8 9 (12.16%) Spring Integration
9 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
9 7 (9.46%) XML
10 6 (8.11%) JSON
11 5 (6.76%) OpenGL
11 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.65%) Computer Science
2 22 (29.73%) Mathematics
2 22 (29.73%) Physics
3 12 (16.22%) Open Source
4 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.11%) iPhone
6 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Android
2 16 (21.62%) Apple iOS
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) OO
2 21 (28.38%) OOP
3 19 (25.68%) MVC
4 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.92%) Game Development
6 11 (14.86%) TDD
6 11 (14.86%) Scrum
7 10 (13.51%) BDD
7 10 (13.51%) iOS Development
8 9 (12.16%) Android Development
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.70%) Web Development
10 2 (2.70%) Automated Testing
10 2 (2.70%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.35%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.35%) ERP
11 1 (1.35%) Project Management
11 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) Java
2 45 (60.81%) SQL
3 36 (48.65%) C#
4 16 (21.62%) C++
4 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.05%) PHP
7 2 (2.70%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.05%) McAfee
2 1 (1.35%) Zend
2 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
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