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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 105 127 153
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +26
Permanent jobs citing Games 93 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.40% 1.87% 1.52%
As % of the General category 6.66% 5.69% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 50
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £60,500
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
1396 1528 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.00% 32.92% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1127 1086
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +20 75 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Bradford -17 2 £33,000 -17.50%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 49 (24.50%) Java
2 40 (20.00%) Firewall
3 37 (18.50%) Linux
4 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.00%) Online Games
5 31 (15.50%) Python
6 30 (15.00%) C++
6 30 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 26 (13.00%) C#
7 26 (13.00%) .NET
7 26 (13.00%) High Availability
8 25 (12.50%) Windows
9 24 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
9 24 (12.00%) Project Management
9 24 (12.00%) Finance
9 24 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (11.50%) Cisco
11 22 (11.00%) VMware
12 21 (10.50%) Microsoft
12 21 (10.50%) Ruby
12 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
13 20 (10.00%) Data Protection
13 20 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 20 (10.00%) Scala
13 20 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 20 (10.00%) Prototyping
14 18 (9.00%) Performance Engineering
14 18 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (8.00%) Degree

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 2 (1.00%) Apache
1 2 (1.00%) CMS
1 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.00%) Firewall
2 13 (6.50%) DNS
2 13 (6.50%) Internet
2 13 (6.50%) Network Security
3 8 (4.00%) LAN
3 8 (4.00%) WAN
4 7 (3.50%) SAN
5 6 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.50%) HTTP
6 3 (1.50%) NAS
6 3 (1.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.00%) DHCP
7 2 (1.00%) Extranet
7 2 (1.00%) SSL
7 2 (1.00%) VPN
8 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.00%) MySQL
2 6 (3.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.00%) Redis
6 1 (0.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) JUnit
2 11 (5.50%) Ranorex
2 11 (5.50%) Selenium
2 11 (5.50%) SoapUI
3 9 (4.50%) Appium
3 9 (4.50%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.00%) Gatling
4 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.00%) JMeter
4 8 (4.00%) NeoLoad
4 8 (4.00%) WebLOAD
5 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.00%) Subversion
7 4 (2.00%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.50%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.50%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.50%) Mockito
8 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (12.00%) Finance
2 15 (7.50%) Retail
3 13 (6.50%) Banking
4 11 (5.50%) Back Office
4 11 (5.50%) Online Betting
5 10 (5.00%) Advertising
6 5 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (13.00%) Architect
2 25 (12.50%) Consultant
2 25 (12.50%) Programmer
2 25 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 23 (11.50%) Analyst
3 23 (11.50%) Developer
4 22 (11.00%) Games Programmer
5 20 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
6 19 (9.50%) C++ Games Programmer
7 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Head of Delivery
9 12 (6.00%) Lead Programmer
9 12 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
10 10 (5.00%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.00%) Senior Games Programmer
10 10 (5.00%) Test Automation Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) Performance Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Senior C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.00%) .NET
2 16 (8.00%) Middleware
3 12 (6.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 11 (5.50%) Unreal Engine
5 7 (3.50%) HTML
5 7 (3.50%) RESTful
6 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.50%) CSS
7 5 (2.50%) Symfony
8 4 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.00%) LAMP
8 4 (2.00%) LINQ
8 4 (2.00%) Spring
9 3 (1.50%) Node.js
10 2 (1.00%) Akka
10 2 (1.00%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.00%) Play Framework
10 2 (1.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.00%) Online Games
2 10 (5.00%) Xbox
3 8 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.50%) Graphic Design
4 7 (3.50%) User Experience
5 6 (3.00%) IBM XIV
6 5 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.50%) Social Network
6 5 (2.50%) Web 2.0
7 4 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.50%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.50%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.00%) Clustering
9 2 (1.00%) Replication
9 2 (1.00%) Social Media
9 2 (1.00%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.50%) Linux
2 25 (12.50%) Windows
3 13 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.50%) Debian
6 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.50%) CentOS
7 5 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.00%) Unix
9 2 (1.00%) Android
9 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.00%) Software Testing
3 26 (13.00%) High Availability
4 24 (12.00%) Project Management
4 24 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
6 20 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 20 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 20 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 20 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 18 (9.00%) Performance Engineering
8 15 (7.50%) Load Balancing
8 15 (7.50%) Open Source
9 14 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.50%) Change Management
11 12 (6.00%) DevOps
12 9 (4.50%) Programme Management
12 9 (4.50%) Scrum
12 9 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.50%) Java
2 31 (15.50%) Python
3 30 (15.00%) C++
4 26 (13.00%) C#
5 21 (10.50%) Ruby
6 20 (10.00%) Scala
7 14 (7.00%) SQL
8 11 (5.50%) PHP
9 9 (4.50%) Perl
10 7 (3.50%) R
11 6 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.50%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.50%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.50%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.50%) Groovy
14 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.00%) CCNA
2 16 (8.00%) Degree
3 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.50%) CCNP
5 7 (3.50%) CISSP
5 7 (3.50%) MCSA
6 5 (2.50%) MCITP
7 2 (1.00%) CCEA
7 2 (1.00%) CEH
7 2 (1.00%) CISM
7 2 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.00%) GIAC
7 2 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.00%) MCP
7 2 (1.00%) MCSE
8 1 (0.50%) CCDE
8 1 (0.50%) CCIE
8 1 (0.50%) CCSP
8 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.00%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.50%) Firmware
3 3 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.50%) vSphere
4 2 (1.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.00%) Puppet
3 5 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.50%) Salt
3 5 (2.50%) SCCM
4 3 (1.50%) Cacti
4 3 (1.50%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.50%) Grafana
4 3 (1.50%) Graphite
4 3 (1.50%) Nagios
4 3 (1.50%) Opsview
5 2 (1.00%) Ansible
5 2 (1.00%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (11.50%) Cisco
2 22 (11.00%) VMware
3 21 (10.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (5.00%) Juniper
7 8 (4.00%) F5
8 7 (3.50%) Citrix
8 7 (3.50%) SOASTA, Inc
9 6 (3.00%) IBM
10 5 (2.50%) Brocade
11 3 (1.50%) EMC
11 3 (1.50%) HP
11 3 (1.50%) NetApp
11 3 (1.50%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.00%) CommVault
12 2 (1.00%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.00%) Splunk
13 1 (0.50%) Apple
13 1 (0.50%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD a
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus re location package.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, package
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 26 days ago