The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 251 256 256
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.080% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 13
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +87.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.09%
Game Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5517 6265 6507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.44% 88.33% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4543 4992 5088
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,369 £55,743
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Yorkshire region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Game Development
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Game Development across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Game Development Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Game Development
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +15 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South Yorkshire +12 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Game Development
England

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Pixi.js
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) RequireJS
4 1 (16.67%) Content Development
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Xbox
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Online Games
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Games Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Games Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Game Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Games Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Pixi.js
2 1 (16.67%) RequireJS
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
1 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago