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 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
Gaming
Rank 52 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.19% 2.22% 1.23%
As % of the General category 4.14% 5.90% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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
145 271 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.71% 37.53% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 126 247 146
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Online Betting
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) JMeter
4 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) MCTS
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam

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 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JMeter
2 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Online Betting
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Automation Test Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
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%) PlayStation
2 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
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 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
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 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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