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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 78 129 106
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -23
Permanent jobs citing Games 97 78 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.78% 1.86% 2.54%
As % of the General category 8.38% 5.49% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 78 75 76
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1157 1421 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.18% 33.97% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1228 1132
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £60,000
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +55 83 £50,001 +11.11% 22
Wakefield +13 13 £35,000 +7.69%
Bradford +8 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Huddersfield +6 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Halifax +2 1 £30,000 -42.85%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 63 (34.43%) Java
2 53 (28.96%) Advertising
3 47 (25.68%) Linux
4 34 (18.58%) Cisco
5 33 (18.03%) VMware
6 30 (16.39%) Python
7 29 (15.85%) Firewall
7 29 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (14.21%) NoSQL
9 25 (13.66%) Online Games
9 25 (13.66%) Puppet
10 23 (12.57%) Red Hat
11 21 (11.48%) DevOps
12 20 (10.93%) F5
12 20 (10.93%) High Availability
12 20 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (10.38%) CCNA
13 19 (10.38%) TDD
13 19 (10.38%) Load Balancing
13 19 (10.38%) React
14 18 (9.84%) Bash Shell
14 18 (9.84%) Network Security
14 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
14 18 (9.84%) CheckPoint
15 16 (8.74%) Finance
15 16 (8.74%) Windows
15 16 (8.74%) E-Commerce
15 16 (8.74%) PHP
15 16 (8.74%) .NET

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 4 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.09%) Apache
2 2 (1.09%) CMS
2 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.73%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) CheetahMail
1 5 (2.73%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.85%) Firewall
2 18 (9.84%) Network Security
3 13 (7.10%) DNS
4 8 (4.37%) NAS
4 8 (4.37%) SAN
5 7 (3.83%) Internet
5 7 (3.83%) LDAP
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.09%) DHCP
7 2 (1.09%) Extranet
7 2 (1.09%) HTTP
7 2 (1.09%) SSL
7 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.55%) LAN
8 1 (0.55%) VPN
8 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.21%) NoSQL
2 13 (7.10%) Riak
3 11 (6.01%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.64%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.09%) MySQL
8 2 (1.09%) Redis
9 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.10%) Maven
3 11 (6.01%) Selenium
4 9 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.37%) Appium
6 6 (3.28%) JUnit
7 5 (2.73%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (2.19%) Calabash
8 4 (2.19%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.19%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.19%) Ranorex
8 4 (2.19%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.64%) Gatling
9 3 (1.64%) JMeter
9 3 (1.64%) NeoLoad
9 3 (1.64%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.64%) WebLOAD
10 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.55%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (28.96%) Advertising
2 16 (8.74%) Finance
3 15 (8.20%) Online Betting
4 9 (4.92%) Marketing
5 5 (2.73%) Back Office
6 4 (2.19%) Retail
7 3 (1.64%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (17.49%) Developer
2 31 (16.94%) Architect
3 20 (10.93%) Analyst
4 18 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (9.29%) Network Engineer
6 13 (7.10%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.10%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.56%) Senior Architect
7 12 (6.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.01%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.01%) Programmer
9 10 (5.46%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.46%) Java Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Games Programmer
11 8 (4.37%) Consultant
11 8 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Test Consultant
11 8 (4.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.38%) React
2 16 (8.74%) .NET
3 15 (8.20%) Spring
3 15 (8.20%) Spring Boot
4 14 (7.65%) AngularJS
4 14 (7.65%) HTML
4 14 (7.65%) Node.js
5 11 (6.01%) Web Services
6 10 (5.46%) CSS
6 10 (5.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 10 (5.46%) Unreal Engine
7 9 (4.92%) LAMP
7 9 (4.92%) RESTful
8 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.28%) Middleware
8 6 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.19%) Ajax
10 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.66%) Online Games
2 10 (5.46%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.37%) EMC VNX
3 8 (4.37%) IBM XIV
4 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.83%) Replication
5 5 (2.73%) Clustering
6 4 (2.19%) Social Media
6 4 (2.19%) Xbox
7 3 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.64%) Social Network
7 3 (1.64%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.68%) Linux
2 16 (8.74%) Windows
3 15 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.19%) CentOS
5 4 (2.19%) Debian
6 3 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.09%) Android
7 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.55%) Unix
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.48%) DevOps
3 20 (10.93%) High Availability
4 19 (10.38%) Load Balancing
4 19 (10.38%) TDD
5 16 (8.74%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.74%) Software Engineering
6 12 (6.56%) API Design
6 12 (6.56%) Business Analysis
6 12 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.56%) Open Source
7 11 (6.01%) Software Testing
8 10 (5.46%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (4.92%) Data Protection
9 9 (4.92%) Prototyping
9 9 (4.92%) Scrum
9 9 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (4.37%) BCP
10 8 (4.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.43%) Java
2 30 (16.39%) Python
3 18 (9.84%) Bash Shell
4 16 (8.74%) PHP
5 15 (8.20%) C++
5 15 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.65%) C#
7 8 (4.37%) Perl
7 8 (4.37%) Ruby
7 8 (4.37%) Scala
8 7 (3.83%) SQL
9 6 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.64%) R
11 2 (1.09%) Groovy
12 1 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (10.38%) CCNA
3 14 (7.65%) Degree
4 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.83%) CCNP
6 4 (2.19%) CISSP
6 4 (2.19%) MCSA
7 3 (1.64%) MCITP
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.55%) CCEA
9 1 (0.55%) CEH
9 1 (0.55%) CISM
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.55%) GIAC
9 1 (0.55%) MCP
9 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.01%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (3.83%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.64%) Docker
6 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (13.66%) Puppet
2 13 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.92%) Ansible
4 8 (4.37%) CFEngine
4 8 (4.37%) Salt
5 7 (3.83%) EMC VPLEX
5 7 (3.83%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Cisco
2 33 (18.03%) VMware
3 23 (12.57%) Red Hat
4 20 (10.93%) F5
5 18 (9.84%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.20%) Microsoft
7 14 (7.65%) Brocade
8 13 (7.10%) Riverbed
9 8 (4.37%) EMC
9 8 (4.37%) IBM
10 7 (3.83%) CommVault
10 7 (3.83%) Infoblox
10 7 (3.83%) Splunk
11 6 (3.28%) Juniper
12 2 (1.09%) Citrix
12 2 (1.09%) Remedy
12 2 (1.09%) SOASTA, Inc
12 2 (1.09%) Sony
13 1 (0.55%) Apple
13 1 (0.55%) SonicWALL
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