The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 77 63
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.28% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +7.14%
Game Development
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 617 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.56% 85.46% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 338 549 434
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Game Development
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Sheffield region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Sheffield

Game Development
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Pixi.js
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Development

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Pixi.js
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA