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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 64 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.10% 2.04% 0.71%
As % of the General category 3.59% 5.63% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £33,000 £43,400
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
223 302 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.76% 36.21% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 185 274 199
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +12 7 £27,500 -15.38% 13
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Online Betting
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (8.33%) Xbox
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) PlayStation
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (41.67%) Online Betting
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) PlayStation
1 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Flexi-hours
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago