The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 22 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.96% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 99 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.50% 83.19% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 88 134
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Game Development
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Wakefield region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Wakefield

Game Development
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++