The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.72% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.39% -12.22%
Online Games
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.06% 22.22% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 47
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £39,800 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Online Games
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Wakefield

Online Games
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing Online 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox

Online Games
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++