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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 43 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.91% 4.81% -
As % of the General category 20.24% 22.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
84 110 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 19.31% 21.15% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 83 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in York

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (28.00%) NUnit
6 7 (28.00%) Spring
6 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (28.00%) Android
7 6 (24.00%) Atmel
7 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (24.00%) Retail
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) BDD
9 4 (16.00%) Android Development
10 3 (12.00%) Electronics
10 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SPSS
1 1 (4.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (28.00%) NUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) Xcode
3 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Hudson
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
5 5 (20.00%) Programmer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Designer
7 3 (12.00%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) UI Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Arduino
1 3 (12.00%) CAN bus
1 3 (12.00%) Mechatronics
1 3 (12.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Android
2 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (12.00%) OOP
4 3 (12.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Atmel
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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