The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 206 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.023% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £25,000 -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3197 3885 4397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.55% 88.56% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 3233 3539
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Game Development
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 West Yorkshire 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 West 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:

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++