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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 126 131 153
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Games 84 92 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.92% 1.91% 1.17%
As % of the General category 5.85% 6.20% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1435 1483 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.75% 30.73% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1178 884
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Leeds +12 73 £46,250 +2.77% 31
Wakefield 0 5 £32,500 +4.00%
Bradford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Keighley - 1 £37,000 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Games 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 Games.

1 92 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.32%) Java
3 48 (27.75%) Linux
4 42 (24.28%) JavaScript
5 32 (18.50%) Node.js
6 31 (17.92%) MySQL
6 31 (17.92%) Scrum
7 27 (15.61%) PHP
7 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.61%) Online Games
8 23 (13.29%) CSS
9 22 (12.72%) HTML
9 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (12.72%) LAMP
10 21 (12.14%) C++
10 21 (12.14%) Apache
10 21 (12.14%) Cisco
11 20 (11.56%) Open Source
11 20 (11.56%) TDD
11 20 (11.56%) High Availability
12 19 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (10.98%) Firewall
13 18 (10.40%) SQL
13 18 (10.40%) Android
13 18 (10.40%) MongoDB
14 17 (9.83%) C#
15 16 (9.25%) .NET
15 16 (9.25%) SQL Server
15 16 (9.25%) Python
16 15 (8.67%) VMware

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Games 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (18.50%) Node.js
2 21 (12.14%) Apache
3 8 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.47%) CMS
5 4 (2.31%) Confluence
6 2 (1.16%) OpenCms
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) Firewall
2 13 (7.51%) Internet
3 10 (5.78%) Network Security
4 9 (5.20%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.89%) DNS
5 5 (2.89%) SAN
6 3 (1.73%) LAN
7 2 (1.16%) Broadband
7 2 (1.16%) WAN
8 1 (0.58%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.92%) MySQL
2 18 (10.40%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.25%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.20%) Redis
6 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.16%) Informix
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) JUnit
1 14 (8.09%) Selenium
2 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.78%) Maven
4 9 (5.20%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.62%) JMeter
5 8 (4.62%) Ranorex
5 8 (4.62%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.31%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.31%) Gatling
7 4 (2.31%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.31%) JIRA
7 4 (2.31%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.31%) Mockito
7 4 (2.31%) NeoLoad
7 4 (2.31%) Subversion
7 4 (2.31%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.31%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.51%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Electronics
3 4 (2.31%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.31%) Automotive
3 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) iGaming
4 3 (1.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 49 (28.32%) Developer
2 18 (10.40%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.25%) Programmer
4 15 (8.67%) Software Engineer
5 12 (6.94%) Architect
5 12 (6.94%) Consultant
6 11 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.78%) DBA
7 10 (5.78%) Scrum Master
7 10 (5.78%) Security Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Analyst
8 9 (5.20%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) PHP Developer
9 8 (4.62%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.62%) Test Automation Consultant
9 8 (4.62%) Test Consultant
10 7 (4.05%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.05%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.29%) CSS
2 22 (12.72%) HTML
2 22 (12.72%) LAMP
3 16 (9.25%) .NET
4 15 (8.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (6.94%) Spring
5 12 (6.94%) XML
6 11 (6.36%) RESTful
7 10 (5.78%) .NET Framework
7 10 (5.78%) jQuery
7 10 (5.78%) Web Services
8 9 (5.20%) JSON
8 9 (5.20%) JSP
9 8 (4.62%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.62%) SOAP
10 7 (4.05%) HTML5
11 6 (3.47%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.47%) EJB
11 6 (3.47%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (3.47%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Online Games
2 13 (7.51%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.05%) iPhone
5 6 (3.47%) RIA
6 5 (2.89%) Clustering
6 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.31%) User Experience
8 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.73%) Online Gambling
8 3 (1.73%) Replication
8 3 (1.73%) Social Gaming
8 3 (1.73%) Social Media
8 3 (1.73%) Xbox
9 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.75%) Linux
2 18 (10.40%) Android
3 11 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (6.36%) Windows
4 9 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.47%) Unix
6 5 (2.89%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.73%) Debian
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.92%) Scrum
3 27 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (11.56%) High Availability
5 20 (11.56%) Open Source
5 20 (11.56%) TDD
6 19 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (6.94%) DevOps
9 12 (6.94%) Test Automation
10 11 (6.36%) Load Balancing
11 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.78%) MVC
12 9 (5.20%) BDD
12 9 (5.20%) Line Management
12 9 (5.20%) Pair Programming
12 9 (5.20%) SDLC
13 8 (4.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.32%) Java
2 42 (24.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (15.61%) PHP
4 21 (12.14%) C++
5 18 (10.40%) SQL
6 17 (9.83%) C#
7 16 (9.25%) Python
8 15 (8.67%) Scala
9 9 (5.20%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.47%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.47%) Ruby
11 4 (2.31%) C
11 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.73%) Perl
12 3 (1.73%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.58%) Go
14 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (7.51%) CCNA
1 13 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (5.20%) CCNP
2 9 (5.20%) Degree
3 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.89%) vSphere
3 2 (1.16%) Docker
3 2 (1.16%) Firmware
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.20%) Puppet
3 6 (3.47%) Graphite
4 5 (2.89%) Nagios
4 5 (2.89%) Opsview
5 4 (2.31%) Cacti
6 2 (1.16%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.16%) Grafana
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.16%) Salt
6 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.58%) Ansible
7 1 (0.58%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.58%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (12.14%) Cisco
2 15 (8.67%) VMware
3 13 (7.51%) CheckPoint
4 11 (6.36%) Oracle
5 10 (5.78%) Google
5 10 (5.78%) Juniper
5 10 (5.78%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.47%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.31%) Zend
8 3 (1.73%) Twitter
9 2 (1.16%) F5
9 2 (1.16%) HP
9 2 (1.16%) IBM
9 2 (1.16%) NetApp
9 2 (1.16%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.16%) SAP
9 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) Apple
10 1 (0.58%) Tealeaf
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