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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 41 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 20 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.27% 1.42% -
As % of the General category 25.97% 7.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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
77 69 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 16.45% 19.55% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 44 (65.67%) Java
3 41 (61.19%) C#
4 40 (59.70%) MVC
5 39 (58.21%) Android
6 31 (46.27%) Spring
7 30 (44.78%) HTML
8 27 (40.30%) C++
8 27 (40.30%) Linux
8 27 (40.30%) Spring MVC
9 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
10 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (29.85%) CSS
11 20 (29.85%) jQuery
12 19 (28.36%) Apple iOS
13 18 (26.87%) BDD
14 17 (25.37%) Arduino
14 17 (25.37%) Atmel
14 17 (25.37%) OO
14 17 (25.37%) TDD
15 16 (23.88%) OpenGL
16 15 (22.39%) Subversion
16 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (20.90%) Cucumber
17 14 (20.90%) Open Source
17 14 (20.90%) Hudson
17 14 (20.90%) Maven
17 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
17 14 (20.90%) Scrum
17 14 (20.90%) .NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) Node.js
3 2 (2.99%) SilverStripe
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Subversion
2 14 (20.90%) Cucumber
2 14 (20.90%) Hudson
2 14 (20.90%) Maven
3 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.93%) Selenium
4 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.49%) Capybara
6 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Senior Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Graduate Software Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Graduate
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) QA Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Messaging Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) Spring
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
3 27 (40.30%) Spring MVC
4 20 (29.85%) CSS
4 20 (29.85%) jQuery
5 16 (23.88%) OpenGL
6 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
6 14 (20.90%) .NET
7 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
8 12 (17.91%) HTML5
9 11 (16.42%) REST
10 10 (14.93%) Spring Integration
10 10 (14.93%) Ajax
10 10 (14.93%) Apache Flex
11 7 (10.45%) WCF
11 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (10.45%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (8.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (8.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Arduino
2 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (20.90%) Open Source
4 11 (16.42%) Mathematics
4 11 (16.42%) Physics
4 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
6 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Android
2 27 (40.30%) Linux
3 19 (28.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) MVC
2 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) BDD
4 17 (25.37%) OO
4 17 (25.37%) TDD
5 14 (20.90%) Scrum
6 10 (14.93%) OOP
6 10 (14.93%) Android Development
7 7 (10.45%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (10.45%) CQRS
7 7 (10.45%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.97%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Game Development
9 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.99%) Web Design
9 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.49%) People Management
10 1 (1.49%) Project Management
10 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.49%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 44 (65.67%) Java
3 41 (61.19%) C#
4 27 (40.30%) C++
5 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Atmel
2 2 (2.99%) McAfee
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
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