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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 119 139 148
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Games 72 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.62% 1.54%
As % of the General category 6.24% 4.84% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 52
Median salary £50,001 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £54,750
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
1153 1488 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.38% 33.44% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1210 1194
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +19 60 £50,001 +5.26% 15
Wakefield +14 11 £32,500 +80.55%
Batley - 1 £45,000 -
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (36.00%) Java
2 59 (33.71%) Advertising
3 51 (29.14%) Linux
4 36 (20.57%) VMware
5 31 (17.71%) Cisco
6 30 (17.14%) NoSQL
7 29 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (16.00%) Python
9 27 (15.43%) Puppet
10 25 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 25 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 25 (14.29%) React
11 23 (13.14%) TDD
12 22 (12.57%) Load Balancing
12 22 (12.57%) F5
12 22 (12.57%) High Availability
12 22 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (12.57%) E-Commerce
13 21 (12.00%) DevOps
14 20 (11.43%) Spring
15 19 (10.86%) PHP
15 19 (10.86%) Firewall
15 19 (10.86%) Spring Boot
16 18 (10.29%) Finance
16 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
16 18 (10.29%) Maven
16 18 (10.29%) Online Games
16 18 (10.29%) Git (software)
17 17 (9.71%) Active Directory

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 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.71%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
3 1 (0.57%) JBoss
3 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) CheetahMail
1 5 (2.86%) Silverpop
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.86%) Firewall
2 14 (8.00%) Network Security
3 13 (7.43%) DNS
4 8 (4.57%) LDAP
4 8 (4.57%) NAS
4 8 (4.57%) SAN
5 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.14%) DHCP
6 2 (1.14%) HTTP
6 2 (1.14%) Internet
6 2 (1.14%) SSL
6 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 17 (9.71%) Riak
3 13 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.29%) MySQL
6 4 (2.29%) Redis
7 3 (1.71%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (10.29%) Git (software)
1 18 (10.29%) Maven
2 8 (4.57%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.00%) Selenium
4 5 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.29%) Appium
5 4 (2.29%) Calabash
5 4 (2.29%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.57%) JUnit
6 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (33.71%) Advertising
2 18 (10.29%) Finance
3 12 (6.86%) Online Betting
4 7 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (23.43%) Developer
2 32 (18.29%) Architect
3 19 (10.86%) Java Developer
4 17 (9.71%) Analyst
4 17 (9.71%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (9.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.43%) Network Engineer
6 13 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.86%) Java Engineer
7 12 (6.86%) Senior Architect
7 12 (6.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.57%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Storage Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Junior
12 7 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.29%) React
2 20 (11.43%) Spring
3 19 (10.86%) Spring Boot
4 16 (9.14%) AngularJS
4 16 (9.14%) Node.js
5 15 (8.57%) HTML
6 13 (7.43%) CSS
6 13 (7.43%) Web Services
7 11 (6.29%) .NET
8 9 (5.14%) LAMP
8 9 (5.14%) RESTful
9 8 (4.57%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (4.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (4.57%) Unreal Engine
10 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (2.86%) LINQ
13 4 (2.29%) Ajax
13 4 (2.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Online Games
2 9 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.57%) Clustering
3 8 (4.57%) EMC VNX
3 8 (4.57%) IBM XIV
4 7 (4.00%) Replication
5 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.29%) Social Media
7 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.14%) iPhone
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.14%) Xbox
9 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.14%) Linux
2 22 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (9.14%) Windows
4 7 (4.00%) CentOS
4 7 (4.00%) Debian
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.14%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.14%) TDD
3 22 (12.57%) E-Commerce
3 22 (12.57%) High Availability
3 22 (12.57%) Load Balancing
4 21 (12.00%) DevOps
5 13 (7.43%) API Design
5 13 (7.43%) Business Analysis
5 13 (7.43%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.86%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.29%) Open Source
8 10 (5.71%) Web Development
9 9 (5.14%) BCP
9 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.14%) MVC
10 8 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.00%) Kanban
11 7 (4.00%) Project Management
11 7 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (36.00%) Java
2 28 (16.00%) Python
3 25 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 19 (10.86%) PHP
5 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.43%) C++
7 9 (5.14%) C#
8 8 (4.57%) Perl
8 8 (4.57%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.43%) SQL
10 4 (2.29%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
11 1 (0.57%) Scala
11 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.43%) CCNA
1 13 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (6.86%) Degree
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.71%) CCNP
5 2 (1.14%) CEH
5 2 (1.14%) CISM
5 2 (1.14%) CISSP
5 2 (1.14%) GIAC
5 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.57%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (3.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (15.43%) Puppet
2 15 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.14%) Ansible
4 8 (4.57%) Salt
5 7 (4.00%) CFEngine
5 7 (4.00%) EMC VPLEX
5 7 (4.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.57%) logstash
6 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (20.57%) VMware
2 31 (17.71%) Cisco
3 25 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 22 (12.57%) F5
5 15 (8.57%) Brocade
5 15 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (7.43%) Riverbed
8 8 (4.57%) EMC
8 8 (4.57%) IBM
8 8 (4.57%) Infoblox
9 7 (4.00%) CommVault
9 7 (4.00%) Splunk
10 4 (2.29%) Juniper
11 3 (1.71%) Citrix
12 2 (1.14%) Apple
12 2 (1.14%) Remedy
12 2 (1.14%) Sony
13 1 (0.57%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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