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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 54 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.64% 1.60% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.80% 4.25% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
167 212 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.53% 37.79% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 150 167 175
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 7 December 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Online Betting
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 4 (36.36%) Back Office
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile First
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) User Experience
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) MS Project
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Online Betting
2 4 (36.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Technology
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile First
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Apple
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago