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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 53 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.73% 2.50% 1.26%
As % of the General category 5.63% 7.80% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 9
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
142 205 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.67% 32.03% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 165 167
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,750
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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Games
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) CCTV
5 1 (9.09%) ATM
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ATM
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Technology
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) 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%) Front End Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 17 days ago