The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 131 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 83 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.62% 1.08% 0.82%
As % of the General category 5.26% 3.44% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 17
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1578 1221 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.72% 31.40% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1001 882
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Games
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +26 83 £36,000 -16.27% 16
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 35 (27.56%) E-Commerce
1 35 (27.56%) Project Management
2 29 (22.83%) Java
3 28 (22.05%) Retail
4 24 (18.90%) C#
5 23 (18.11%) .NET
6 22 (17.32%) Finance
7 21 (16.54%) Automated Testing
7 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (15.75%) SOAP
8 20 (15.75%) OO
8 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (14.17%) Test Management
10 17 (13.39%) Game Development
10 17 (13.39%) Banking
11 16 (12.60%) Linux
11 16 (12.60%) PHP
12 15 (11.81%) Apache
12 15 (11.81%) Scrum
12 15 (11.81%) Degree
13 14 (11.02%) Java EE
13 14 (11.02%) Computer Science
13 14 (11.02%) Force.com
13 14 (11.02%) SaaS
13 14 (11.02%) CSS
13 14 (11.02%) J2EE
14 13 (10.24%) JavaScript
15 12 (9.45%) HTML
15 12 (9.45%) Software Testing
15 12 (9.45%) Agile Testing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (11.81%) Apache
2 9 (7.09%) SAS
3 4 (3.15%) Node.js
4 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.36%) CMS
4 3 (2.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) SPSS
2 4 (3.15%) Fireworks
2 4 (3.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Force.com
1 14 (11.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) Internet
2 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 4 (3.15%) Network Security
3 4 (3.15%) MPLS
4 1 (0.79%) SAN
4 1 (0.79%) SSH
4 1 (0.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.87%) MySQL
2 9 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.79%) Informix
5 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Selenium
2 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 2 (1.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.79%) Subversion
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) Hudson
4 1 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (22.05%) Retail
2 22 (17.32%) Finance
3 17 (13.39%) Banking
4 11 (8.66%) Marketing
5 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (29.13%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Project Manager
3 22 (17.32%) Analyst
4 20 (15.75%) Test Engineer
5 18 (14.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (14.17%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.81%) Junior
6 15 (11.81%) Junior Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.02%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Junior Java Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Junior C# Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Graduate
8 13 (10.24%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.15%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.11%) .NET
2 20 (15.75%) SOAP
3 14 (11.02%) Java EE
3 14 (11.02%) CSS
3 14 (11.02%) J2EE
4 12 (9.45%) HTML
5 11 (8.66%) HTML5
6 9 (7.09%) jQuery
7 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.15%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (3.15%) CSS3
8 4 (3.15%) Backbone.js
8 4 (3.15%) Flash
8 4 (3.15%) Web Services
9 3 (2.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (1.57%) .NET Compact Framework
10 2 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.57%) WPF
10 2 (1.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.66%) Data Integration
2 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.09%) PMI
3 9 (7.09%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.51%) Online Games
5 6 (4.72%) Mobile Games
6 4 (3.15%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.36%) Xbox
8 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.57%) Social Media
8 2 (1.57%) PDA
8 2 (1.57%) Open Source
8 2 (1.57%) BBC
8 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.79%) iPhone
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) UNIX
3 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.79%) Debian
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.56%) E-Commerce
1 35 (27.56%) Project Management
2 21 (16.54%) Automated Testing
2 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (15.75%) OO
3 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.17%) Test Management
5 17 (13.39%) Game Development
6 15 (11.81%) Scrum
7 12 (9.45%) Software Testing
7 12 (9.45%) Agile Testing
8 11 (8.66%) CRM
8 11 (8.66%) ITIL
9 9 (7.09%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.09%) B2C
9 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
9 9 (7.09%) Matrix Management
9 9 (7.09%) Use Case
9 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
9 9 (7.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.83%) Java
2 24 (18.90%) C#
3 16 (12.60%) PHP
4 13 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.15%) Ruby
5 4 (3.15%) Python
5 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.57%) SQL
6 2 (1.57%) Perl
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (11.81%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.94%) CCNP
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.15%) CCSA
6 2 (1.57%) ISEB
7 1 (0.79%) CISSP
7 1 (0.79%) CCIE
7 1 (0.79%) CCSP
7 1 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.79%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Nagios
1 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.79%) Cacti
1 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
1 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) VMware
2 9 (7.09%) Tableau
2 9 (7.09%) Neolane
3 6 (4.72%) Cisco
4 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.15%) Adobe
5 3 (2.36%) Sony
6 2 (1.57%) Sencha
6 2 (1.57%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) NetApp
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec
7 1 (0.79%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.79%) F5
7 1 (0.79%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + up to 50% + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
MET Marketing
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BIKE 2 WORK SCHEME
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £23000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago