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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 63 61 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.11% 1.74% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.82% 5.83% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
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 South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
248 206 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.37% 29.86% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 199 163 212
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £54,000 £52,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 0 7 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Online Betting
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Puppet
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Online Betting
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Technology
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 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: 25 days ago
Manchester, Sheffield, Nottingham or Birmingham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago