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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 214 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.039% - 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £48,750 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
4424 3543 2902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 83.98% 79.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3444 2823 2419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wakefield - 2 £48,750 -
Game Development
Yorkshire

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (80.00%) C++
3 15 (75.00%) Android
4 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Xbox
6 8 (40.00%) Android Development
7 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (20.00%) Java EE
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Force.com
8 4 (20.00%) SaaS
9 1 (5.00%) Blender
9 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (5.00%) Redmine
9 1 (5.00%) Facebook
9 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
9 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
9 1 (5.00%) jQuery
9 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.00%) Animation
9 1 (5.00%) User Experience
9 1 (5.00%) Gerrit

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (5.00%) Maya
1 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (5.00%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Force.com
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.00%) Redmine
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Programmer
2 14 (70.00%) C++ Programmer
2 14 (70.00%) Gameplay Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (35.00%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 5 (25.00%) Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Graduate
6 4 (20.00%) Junior
6 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Games Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
1 4 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Xbox
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Android
2 14 (70.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) Facebook
West Yorkshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago