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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 212 200
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.083% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.093% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 20
Median salary - £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +12.78%
Game Development
Yorkshire

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
3532 4309 4193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.63% 89.90% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3405 3322
Median salary £42,750 £43,596 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Xbox
3 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Pixi.js
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 1 (33.33%) Content Development
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Games Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Games Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Game Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Pixi.js
1 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Development
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
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