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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 58 58 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 6 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.44% 1.64% 9.80%
As % of the General category 5.08% 4.96% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 26
Median salary £43,750 £21,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
118 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.30% 33.06% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 104 96
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
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 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in York

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 York region with a requirement for Games.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) iPad
4 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (50.00%) JMeter
4 7 (50.00%) Military
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) DOM
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) SOLID
6 4 (28.57%) LESS
6 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (28.57%) D3.js
7 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JMeter
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 2 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) HTML Developer
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) D3.js
2 4 (28.57%) DOM
2 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (28.57%) LESS
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) SOLID
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter