The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 84 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Permanent jobs citing Games 109 103 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.00% 2.30% 2.40%
As % of the General category 8.62% 6.50% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 72
Median salary £47,501 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1264 1584 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.73% 35.44% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1312 1212
Median salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,415
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Games Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +41 92 £50,000 +17.64% 21
Wakefield +11 12 £35,000 +38.61% 10
Huddersfield +13 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Halifax -3 1 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Bradford -5 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 60 (29.27%) Java
2 50 (24.39%) Linux
3 46 (22.44%) Advertising
4 37 (18.05%) Python
5 35 (17.07%) Firewall
5 35 (17.07%) Cisco
6 34 (16.59%) VMware
7 31 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (14.63%) Online Games
9 26 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (12.68%) .NET
10 25 (12.20%) C#
10 25 (12.20%) Red Hat
11 24 (11.71%) Puppet
12 23 (11.22%) DevOps
12 23 (11.22%) C++
12 23 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (10.73%) Software Engineering
13 22 (10.73%) Software Testing
14 21 (10.24%) CCNA
14 21 (10.24%) Windows
14 21 (10.24%) F5
14 21 (10.24%) High Availability
15 20 (9.76%) NoSQL
15 20 (9.76%) Microsoft
16 18 (8.78%) Finance
16 18 (8.78%) CheckPoint
16 18 (8.78%) Load Balancing
16 18 (8.78%) Network Security
16 18 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Games
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.98%) Apache
2 2 (0.98%) CMS
2 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) CheetahMail
1 5 (2.44%) Silverpop
2 2 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.07%) Firewall
2 18 (8.78%) Network Security
3 15 (7.32%) DNS
4 10 (4.88%) Internet
5 8 (3.90%) NAS
5 8 (3.90%) SAN
6 6 (2.93%) LDAP
7 5 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.98%) DHCP
8 2 (0.98%) Extranet
8 2 (0.98%) HTTP
8 2 (0.98%) LAN
8 2 (0.98%) SSL
8 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.98%) VPN
8 2 (0.98%) WAN
9 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 10 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (4.39%) Riak
4 8 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.95%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.46%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.46%) MySQL
7 2 (0.98%) Redis
8 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.34%) Selenium
3 11 (5.37%) Appium
4 10 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.39%) JUnit
5 9 (4.39%) Maven
6 7 (3.41%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.41%) Ranorex
6 7 (3.41%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.93%) Gatling
7 6 (2.93%) JMeter
7 6 (2.93%) NeoLoad
7 6 (2.93%) WebLOAD
8 5 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.95%) Calabash
9 4 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.95%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.49%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.49%) Mockito
General
1 46 (22.44%) Advertising
2 18 (8.78%) Finance
3 16 (7.80%) Online Betting
4 9 (4.39%) Marketing
5 7 (3.41%) Retail
6 6 (2.93%) Back Office
6 6 (2.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (17.56%) Developer
2 26 (12.68%) Architect
3 22 (10.73%) Analyst
4 20 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (9.27%) Programmer
6 17 (8.29%) Consultant
6 17 (8.29%) Network Engineer
6 17 (8.29%) Test Consultant
7 16 (7.80%) Games Programmer
8 13 (6.34%) C++ Games Programmer
8 13 (6.34%) C++ Programmer
9 12 (5.85%) Software Engineer
9 12 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.88%) Java Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Senior Programmer
12 9 (4.39%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.68%) .NET
2 17 (8.29%) AngularJS
2 17 (8.29%) HTML
3 14 (6.83%) React
3 14 (6.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 14 (6.83%) Unreal Engine
4 13 (6.34%) Node.js
5 12 (5.85%) CSS
5 12 (5.85%) Middleware
5 12 (5.85%) Spring
6 11 (5.37%) Spring Boot
7 10 (4.88%) Web Services
8 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 9 (4.39%) LAMP
8 9 (4.39%) RESTful
9 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (3.41%) LINQ
10 6 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (1.95%) Ajax
11 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.63%) Online Games
2 11 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.88%) IBM XIV
4 8 (3.90%) EMC VNX
5 7 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.41%) Replication
5 7 (3.41%) Xbox
6 5 (2.44%) Clustering
6 5 (2.44%) Social Network
6 5 (2.44%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.95%) Social Media
8 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.39%) Linux
2 21 (10.24%) Windows
3 18 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.44%) CentOS
5 5 (2.44%) Debian
5 5 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.98%) Android
9 1 (0.49%) Unix
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (11.22%) DevOps
3 22 (10.73%) Software Engineering
3 22 (10.73%) Software Testing
4 21 (10.24%) High Availability
5 18 (8.78%) Load Balancing
5 18 (8.78%) Mentoring
6 17 (8.29%) Open Source
7 16 (7.80%) Data Protection
7 16 (7.80%) Prototyping
7 16 (7.80%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (6.83%) E-Commerce
8 14 (6.83%) Performance Engineering
8 14 (6.83%) Project Management
8 14 (6.83%) TDD
8 14 (6.83%) Test Automation
9 13 (6.34%) MVC
10 12 (5.85%) Configuration Management
11 10 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.27%) Java
2 37 (18.05%) Python
3 25 (12.20%) C#
4 23 (11.22%) C++
5 16 (7.80%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.80%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.80%) PHP
5 16 (7.80%) Ruby
6 14 (6.83%) Scala
7 12 (5.85%) Perl
8 10 (4.88%) SQL
9 7 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.44%) R
11 3 (1.46%) Groovy
12 1 (0.49%) C
12 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (10.24%) CCNA
3 17 (8.29%) Degree
4 14 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.90%) CCNP
6 7 (3.41%) CISSP
6 7 (3.41%) MCSA
7 5 (2.44%) MCITP
8 2 (0.98%) CCEA
8 2 (0.98%) CEH
8 2 (0.98%) CISM
8 2 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.98%) GIAC
8 2 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.98%) MCP
8 2 (0.98%) MCSE
9 1 (0.49%) CCDE
9 1 (0.49%) CCIE
9 1 (0.49%) CCSP
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.95%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.80%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (2.93%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.98%) Docker
6 2 (0.98%) Firmware
6 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (11.71%) Puppet
2 16 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.88%) Salt
4 9 (4.39%) Ansible
5 8 (3.90%) CFEngine
6 7 (3.41%) EMC VPLEX
6 7 (3.41%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.98%) Cacti
7 2 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.98%) Grafana
7 2 (0.98%) Graphite
7 2 (0.98%) Nagios
7 2 (0.98%) Opsview
7 2 (0.98%) SCCM
8 1 (0.49%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (17.07%) Cisco
2 34 (16.59%) VMware
3 25 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 21 (10.24%) F5
5 20 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 18 (8.78%) CheckPoint
7 15 (7.32%) Brocade
8 13 (6.34%) Riverbed
9 10 (4.88%) IBM
10 8 (3.90%) EMC
11 7 (3.41%) CommVault
11 7 (3.41%) Splunk
12 6 (2.93%) Infoblox
12 6 (2.93%) Juniper
13 5 (2.44%) SOASTA, Inc
14 3 (1.46%) Citrix
15 2 (0.98%) HP
15 2 (0.98%) NetApp
15 2 (0.98%) Remedy
15 2 (0.98%) Sony
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £44,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Bradford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 15 days ago