The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 66 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.89% 1.80% 0.98%
As % of the General category 2.62% 4.92% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
229 325 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.03% 36.52% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 189 298 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Games Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Games Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +11 6 £27,500 -15.38% 5
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago