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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 82 48 80
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Permanent jobs citing Games 12 57 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.16% 4.84% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.94% 16.72% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 7
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
408 341 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 39.31% 28.95% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 364 273 254
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -16 7 £23,000 +6.97% 2
Harrogate +2 4 £30,000 +25.00%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 25 (65.79%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) .NET
3 19 (50.00%) Java
4 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) Degree
5 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (34.21%) MVC
7 12 (31.58%) Retail
7 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 10 (26.32%) Java EE
8 10 (26.32%) Force.com
8 10 (26.32%) SaaS
8 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 10 (26.32%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) J2EE
9 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
9 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
11 6 (15.79%) Linux
11 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
11 6 (15.79%) Spring
12 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
12 5 (13.16%) NUnit

Games
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (13.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) FastStats
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Force.com
1 10 (26.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
2 5 (13.16%) NUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Xcode
General
1 12 (31.58%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Junior
2 14 (36.84%) Junior Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Junior Java Developer
6 9 (23.68%) Junior C# Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (15.79%) Programmer
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Designer
10 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
10 3 (7.89%) Graduate
10 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (7.89%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) J2EE
2 10 (26.32%) Java EE
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) Spring
4 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
5 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.16%) OpenGL
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) WinForms
7 3 (7.89%) CSS
8 2 (5.26%) CSS3
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.63%) Highcharts JS
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) iPhone
3 3 (7.89%) CAN bus
3 3 (7.89%) Mechatronics
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Android
2 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
6 4 (10.53%) Android Development
6 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.89%) Game Development
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Campaign Management
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Atmel
2 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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