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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 74 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.57% 2.49% 2.74%
As % of the General category 1.69% 8.01% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 22
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
296 337 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 33.98% 31.03% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 268 303 213
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
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 8 February 2016. 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 +7 4 £40,000 +33.33%
York -1 4 £40,000 - 1
Middlesbrough - 1 £32,500 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Redis
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Capybara
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Linux

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (30.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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