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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 94 146 169
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs citing Games 107 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.73% 1.35% 1.29%
As % of the General category 7.81% 4.33% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 92 49 42
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £66,000 £57,500
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
1370 1431 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.96% 31.24% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1057 1157
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 June 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 June 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 +49 90 £60,000 +31.86% 26
Wakefield +2 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.32%) Java
3 31 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (15.38%) Linux
5 27 (14.84%) Python
5 27 (14.84%) C#
6 26 (14.29%) .NET
6 26 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 24 (13.19%) PHP
8 23 (12.64%) Mentoring
9 22 (12.09%) Project Management
9 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
10 21 (11.54%) VMware
11 20 (10.99%) C++
11 20 (10.99%) Scala
11 20 (10.99%) Selenium
12 19 (10.44%) Windows
12 19 (10.44%) Firewall
12 19 (10.44%) Jenkins
12 19 (10.44%) High Availability
13 18 (9.89%) JUnit
13 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
14 17 (9.34%) Finance
14 17 (9.34%) Retail
14 17 (9.34%) Open Source
15 16 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (8.24%) Software Testing
16 15 (8.24%) Cisco
16 15 (8.24%) SQL

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 6 (3.30%) Apache
2 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.10%) WordPress
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.55%) CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Confluence
4 1 (0.55%) Drupal
4 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.44%) Firewall
2 12 (6.59%) SAN
3 10 (5.49%) LAN
4 7 (3.85%) DNS
4 7 (3.85%) Internet
5 6 (3.30%) WAN
6 4 (2.20%) Network Security
7 2 (1.10%) Broadband
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.55%) HTTP
8 1 (0.55%) SMTP
8 1 (0.55%) SSH
8 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.59%) MySQL
2 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) Big Data
7 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.55%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.55%) Redis
7 1 (0.55%) Riak
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Selenium
2 19 (10.44%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.89%) JUnit
4 14 (7.69%) JMeter
5 13 (7.14%) Ranorex
5 13 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 10 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.95%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.85%) Gatling
8 7 (3.85%) Maven
8 7 (3.85%) NeoLoad
8 7 (3.85%) Subversion
8 7 (3.85%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.85%) WebLOAD
9 4 (2.20%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.65%) Appium
11 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.10%) Mockito
11 2 (1.10%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 17 (9.34%) Finance
1 17 (9.34%) Retail
2 11 (6.04%) Banking
3 8 (4.40%) Advertising
4 5 (2.75%) Back Office
5 4 (2.20%) iGaming
6 3 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (18.68%) Developer
2 24 (13.19%) Analyst
3 23 (12.64%) Consultant
4 20 (10.99%) Architect
5 19 (10.44%) Test Consultant
6 15 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Programmer
7 13 (7.14%) Games Programmer
7 13 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
8 12 (6.59%) C++ Programmer
8 12 (6.59%) Head of Delivery
8 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (6.04%) C++ Games Programmer
10 9 (4.95%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.40%) Designer
11 8 (4.40%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) Performance Consultant
12 7 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.29%) .NET
2 12 (6.59%) .NET Framework
3 11 (6.04%) HTML
4 10 (5.49%) CSS
5 9 (4.95%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.40%) Spring
6 8 (4.40%) Symfony
7 7 (3.85%) Node.js
8 6 (3.30%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.30%) Middleware
8 6 (3.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (2.75%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.75%) Unreal Engine
10 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.20%) HTML5
10 4 (2.20%) jQuery
10 4 (2.20%) LINQ
11 3 (1.65%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.65%) CSS3
11 3 (1.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.49%) Online Games
2 9 (4.95%) User Experience
3 7 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.75%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.75%) Xbox
5 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.10%) Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.10%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.10%) Social Gaming
7 2 (1.10%) Social Media
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
8 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.55%) iPhone
8 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.38%) Linux
2 19 (10.44%) Windows
3 15 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.95%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.40%) Debian
6 6 (3.30%) CentOS
7 5 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.20%) Solaris
9 3 (1.65%) Unix
10 2 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 23 (12.64%) Mentoring
5 22 (12.09%) Project Management
5 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
6 19 (10.44%) High Availability
7 17 (9.34%) Open Source
8 15 (8.24%) Software Testing
9 13 (7.14%) Scrum
9 13 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.04%) Change Management
11 11 (6.04%) Performance Engineering
11 11 (6.04%) SDLC
12 10 (5.49%) Load Balancing
13 9 (4.95%) Programme Management
13 9 (4.95%) TDD
13 9 (4.95%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 57 (31.32%) Java
2 27 (14.84%) C#
2 27 (14.84%) Python
3 24 (13.19%) PHP
4 20 (10.99%) C++
4 20 (10.99%) Scala
5 15 (8.24%) SQL
6 14 (7.69%) Ruby
7 11 (6.04%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.30%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.30%) Perl
9 5 (2.75%) PHP 5
9 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.10%) R
11 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) Go
12 1 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.30%) CCNA
2 6 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.20%) ISEB
3 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) vSphere
4 3 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.10%) Docker
5 2 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.04%) Puppet
3 5 (2.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.75%) SCCM
4 4 (2.20%) Cacti
4 4 (2.20%) Cobbler
4 4 (2.20%) Graphite
4 4 (2.20%) Nagios
4 4 (2.20%) Opsview
5 2 (1.10%) Grafana
5 2 (1.10%) Salt
5 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.55%) Ansible
6 1 (0.55%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (11.54%) VMware
2 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.24%) Cisco
4 14 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.30%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.75%) Juniper
7 4 (2.20%) Citrix
7 4 (2.20%) F5
8 3 (1.65%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (1.10%) Adobe
9 2 (1.10%) Brocade
9 2 (1.10%) HP
9 2 (1.10%) IBM
9 2 (1.10%) NetApp
9 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.55%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.55%) Apple
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle
10 1 (0.55%) Splunk
10 1 (0.55%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £29,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + excellent training fund + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
The SLR Group
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago