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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 40 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.99% 5.18% -
As % of the General category 15.79% 24.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Games
North Yorkshire

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
95 118 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.27% 21.07% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 59
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the York region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in York

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (45.83%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) Retail
6 7 (29.17%) NUnit
6 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
7 5 (20.83%) Spring
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Spring MVC
8 4 (16.67%) Android
8 4 (16.67%) iPhone
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 4 (16.67%) Android Development
8 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 4 (16.67%) OOP
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) OpenGL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 7 (29.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) FastStats
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
1 7 (29.17%) NUnit
2 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.67%) Xcode
2 4 (16.67%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Programmer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Designer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
2 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (20.83%) Spring MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Spring
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) SVG
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) iPhone
2 3 (12.50%) CAN bus
2 3 (12.50%) Mechatronics
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 4 (16.67%) Android Development
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Campaign Management
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Atmel
2 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) Unica
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