The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Rank 52 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.32% 1.58% 4.60%
As % of the General category 1.12% 5.26% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Median salary £23,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
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 York region.

General Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
89 114 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.71% 30.00% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 63
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in York

Games
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the York region.

Games Salary Trend in York

Games
Top 15 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 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 York region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7

Games
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
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