The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 56 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.20% 1.49% 1.25%
As % of the General category 0.56% 3.65% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
South Yorkshire

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

General Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
178 301 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.18% 40.90% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 158 265 156
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Games
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Games Salary Trend in Sheffield

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Games 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 Games.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
3 7 (43.75%) JMeter
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) FortiGate
4 3 (18.75%) CloudStack
4 3 (18.75%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) GCIA
5 2 (12.50%) GCIH
5 2 (12.50%) CEH
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design

Games
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) CloudStack
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
1 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) JMeter
2 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Games Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) Pixi.js
1 1 (6.25%) RequireJS
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) PlayStation
2 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) Game Development
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CEH
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) GCIA
1 2 (12.50%) GCIH
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) FortiGate
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago