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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 69 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.31% 1.07% 0.90%
As % of the General category 0.82% 2.67% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £63,500 £38,750
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
243 375 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.38% 39.98% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 206 326 212
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £74,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +10 2 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) Selenium
3 8 (47.06%) SDLC
4 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
4 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
4 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
4 7 (41.18%) JMeter
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
5 3 (17.65%) CloudStack
5 3 (17.65%) F5
5 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (11.76%) GCIA
6 2 (11.76%) GCIH
6 2 (11.76%) CEH
6 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 2 (11.76%) CISA
6 2 (11.76%) CISM
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) CISSP

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 3 (17.65%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
1 2 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) JMeter
2 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) iGaming
1 1 (5.88%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) Pixi.js
1 1 (5.88%) RequireJS
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PlayStation
2 1 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Content Development
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Game Development
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CEH
1 2 (11.76%) CISA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) CISM
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
1 2 (11.76%) GCIA
1 2 (11.76%) GCIH
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago