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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 91 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 114 70 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.93% 1.46% 1.40%
As % of the General category 8.25% 4.59% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93 54 48
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £68,500 £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
1381 1525 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.44% 31.82% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1126 1101
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 89 £60,000 +27.65% 31
Wakefield +2 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Bradford - 2 £33,000 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (29.69%) Java
2 56 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.19%) Python
4 32 (16.67%) C#
5 30 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (15.63%) .NET
6 29 (15.10%) Test Automation
7 26 (13.54%) C++
8 25 (13.02%) Software Testing
8 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
9 24 (12.50%) Linux
10 23 (11.98%) Scala
11 22 (11.46%) VMware
11 22 (11.46%) Firewall
12 21 (10.94%) Project Management
12 21 (10.94%) Software Engineering
13 20 (10.42%) Ruby
13 20 (10.42%) Selenium
13 20 (10.42%) Windows
13 20 (10.42%) PHP
13 20 (10.42%) Microsoft
13 20 (10.42%) High Availability
14 18 (9.38%) Open Source
14 18 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (8.85%) Finance
15 17 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (8.33%) Jenkins
16 16 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
16 16 (8.33%) SQL
16 16 (8.33%) JUnit

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 (1.04%) Apache
1 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.04%) WordPress
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.52%) CMS
2 1 (0.52%) Drupal
2 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
2 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.60%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.46%) Firewall
2 12 (6.25%) LAN
2 12 (6.25%) SAN
3 11 (5.73%) Internet
4 9 (4.69%) DNS
5 8 (4.17%) WAN
6 4 (2.08%) Network Security
7 2 (1.04%) Broadband
7 2 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.04%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) HTTP
8 1 (0.52%) SMTP
8 1 (0.52%) SSH
8 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.69%) MySQL
2 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.52%) Big Data
6 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.52%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.52%) Redis
6 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (10.42%) Selenium
2 16 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.33%) JUnit
3 15 (7.81%) JMeter
4 14 (7.29%) Ranorex
4 14 (7.29%) SoapUI
5 12 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.69%) Gatling
6 9 (4.69%) NeoLoad
6 9 (4.69%) WebLOAD
7 7 (3.65%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.13%) Appium
8 6 (3.13%) Subversion
8 6 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.56%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.56%) Maven
10 2 (1.04%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.52%) Mockito
General
1 17 (8.85%) Finance
2 16 (8.33%) Retail
3 11 (5.73%) Banking
4 8 (4.17%) Advertising
5 7 (3.65%) Back Office
6 3 (1.56%) iGaming
6 3 (1.56%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (16.15%) Developer
2 29 (15.10%) Consultant
3 26 (13.54%) Test Consultant
4 25 (13.02%) Analyst
5 22 (11.46%) Architect
6 21 (10.94%) Programmer
7 18 (9.38%) Games Programmer
8 16 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
9 15 (7.81%) C++ Games Programmer
9 15 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (7.29%) Test Automation Consultant
11 12 (6.25%) Head of Delivery
11 12 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (4.69%) Lead Programmer
12 9 (4.69%) Performance Consultant
12 9 (4.69%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.69%) Senior Programmer
13 8 (4.17%) Designer
13 8 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.65%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.63%) .NET
2 10 (5.21%) .NET Framework
2 10 (5.21%) CSS
2 10 (5.21%) HTML
2 10 (5.21%) Middleware
3 9 (4.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 8 (4.17%) Symfony
4 8 (4.17%) Unreal Engine
5 6 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.08%) jQuery
6 4 (2.08%) LINQ
6 4 (2.08%) Spring
7 3 (1.56%) CSS3
7 3 (1.56%) HTML5
7 3 (1.56%) Node.js
8 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.04%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.29%) Online Games
2 7 (3.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.65%) Graphic Design
2 7 (3.65%) User Experience
2 7 (3.65%) Xbox
3 5 (2.60%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.56%) IBM XIV
5 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.04%) Clustering
6 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.04%) Social Media
6 2 (1.04%) Social Network
6 2 (1.04%) Statistics
6 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.50%) Linux
2 20 (10.42%) Windows
3 14 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.69%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.17%) Debian
5 8 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.13%) CentOS
7 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.08%) Solaris
9 3 (1.56%) Android
9 3 (1.56%) Unix
10 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (15.10%) Test Automation
4 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
4 25 (13.02%) Software Testing
5 21 (10.94%) Project Management
5 21 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 20 (10.42%) High Availability
7 18 (9.38%) Open Source
7 18 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
9 13 (6.77%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.77%) Prototyping
9 13 (6.77%) Scrum
10 12 (6.25%) Data Protection
11 11 (5.73%) Change Management
12 10 (5.21%) Load Balancing
12 10 (5.21%) SDLC
13 9 (4.69%) Software Architecture
13 9 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.69%) Java
2 33 (17.19%) Python
3 32 (16.67%) C#
4 26 (13.54%) C++
5 23 (11.98%) Scala
6 20 (10.42%) PHP
6 20 (10.42%) Ruby
7 16 (8.33%) SQL
8 9 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.69%) Perl
9 5 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.60%) PHP 5
9 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.08%) R
10 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.52%) C
12 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (7.81%) Degree
2 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.13%) CCNA
5 4 (2.08%) CISSP
5 4 (2.08%) ISEB
5 4 (2.08%) MCSA
6 3 (1.56%) CCNP
7 2 (1.04%) CCEA
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.04%) MCITP
7 2 (1.04%) MCP
7 2 (1.04%) MCSE
8 1 (0.52%) CCDE
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE
8 1 (0.52%) CCSP
8 1 (0.52%) CEH
8 1 (0.52%) CISM
8 1 (0.52%) GIAC
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.60%) vSphere
4 3 (1.56%) Firmware
4 3 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.69%) Puppet
3 5 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.60%) SCCM
4 4 (2.08%) Cacti
4 4 (2.08%) Cobbler
4 4 (2.08%) Graphite
4 4 (2.08%) Nagios
4 4 (2.08%) Opsview
5 3 (1.56%) Grafana
5 3 (1.56%) Salt
6 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (11.46%) VMware
2 20 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.29%) Cisco
4 13 (6.77%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.13%) Citrix
5 6 (3.13%) SOASTA, Inc
6 5 (2.60%) F5
6 5 (2.60%) Juniper
7 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.56%) Brocade
8 3 (1.56%) HP
8 3 (1.56%) IBM
8 3 (1.56%) NetApp
9 2 (1.04%) Adobe
9 2 (1.04%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
10 1 (0.52%) Splunk
10 1 (0.52%) Symantec
10 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen
Salary: £45.00 - £55.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + excellent training fund + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen
Salary: £45.00 - £55.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 26 days ago