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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 192 187
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.26% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £24,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -3.38%
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
4321 3794 3178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.85% 82.69% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3468 2960 2586
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Maya
2 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Blender
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maya
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) Blender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Redmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Xbox
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook