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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 62 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.12% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the General category 7.11% 2.89% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
225 242 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.84% 27.78% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 173 195 207
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
5 5 (17.24%) F5
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.24%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) Perl
6 4 (13.79%) JMeter
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) Selenium
6 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
6 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) User Experience
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
7 3 (10.34%) CloudStack

Games
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Informix
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) JMeter
1 4 (13.79%) Selenium
1 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) iGaming
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Account Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Sales Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Trainee
1 5 (17.24%) Trainee Account Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Junior
3 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) Sass
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Web Operations
7 1 (3.45%) Campaign Management
7 1 (3.45%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) Perl
1 5 (17.24%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CEH
2 2 (6.90%) CISA
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) GCIA
2 2 (6.90%) GCIH
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.90%) Cacti
3 2 (6.90%) Grafana
3 2 (6.90%) Graphite
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Opsview
3 2 (6.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
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