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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 38 53
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 1.73% 1.62%
As % of the General category - 5.97% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
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
91 67 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 29.84% 29.00% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 53
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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