The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
England / Yorkshire
Rank 124 137 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Games 106 120 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.09% 1.97% 2.06%
As % of the General category 6.07% 5.84% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 88 108 99
Median salary £47,501 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1747 2056 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.46% 33.81% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1744 1767
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Games Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +43 95 £50,000 +17.64% 25
South Yorkshire -4 7 £37,500 -6.25% 5
North Yorkshire +2 4 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 65 (31.40%) Java
2 55 (26.57%) Advertising
3 50 (24.15%) Linux
4 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (16.91%) Cisco
6 33 (15.94%) VMware
7 29 (14.01%) Python
7 29 (14.01%) Online Games
7 29 (14.01%) NoSQL
8 28 (13.53%) Firewall
9 27 (13.04%) Puppet
10 26 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (12.08%) TDD
12 24 (11.59%) DevOps
13 23 (11.11%) High Availability
13 23 (11.11%) .NET
13 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
14 22 (10.63%) Git (software)
15 21 (10.14%) F5
16 20 (9.66%) Bash Shell
16 20 (9.66%) React
16 20 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (9.66%) E-Commerce
16 20 (9.66%) HTML
16 20 (9.66%) Load Balancing
17 19 (9.18%) C#
17 19 (9.18%) JavaScript
17 19 (9.18%) PHP
17 19 (9.18%) CCNA
18 18 (8.70%) Windows

Games
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 5 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.45%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.93%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) CheetahMail
1 5 (2.42%) Silverpop
2 3 (1.45%) Google Play
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.53%) Firewall
2 18 (8.70%) Network Security
3 14 (6.76%) DNS
4 8 (3.86%) LDAP
4 8 (3.86%) NAS
4 8 (3.86%) SAN
5 6 (2.90%) Internet
6 5 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.97%) DHCP
7 2 (0.97%) Extranet
7 2 (0.97%) HTTP
7 2 (0.97%) SSL
7 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.01%) NoSQL
2 14 (6.76%) Riak
3 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.93%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.93%) MySQL
7 3 (1.45%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.45%) Redis
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.76%) Maven
3 10 (4.83%) Selenium
4 9 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.38%) Appium
6 5 (2.42%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.42%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (2.42%) JUnit
7 4 (1.93%) Calabash
7 4 (1.93%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.45%) Ranorex
8 3 (1.45%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.45%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.97%) Capybara
9 2 (0.97%) Gatling
9 2 (0.97%) JIRA
9 2 (0.97%) JMeter
9 2 (0.97%) NeoLoad
9 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.97%) WebLOAD
General
1 55 (26.57%) Advertising
2 16 (7.73%) Finance
2 16 (7.73%) Online Betting
3 10 (4.83%) Marketing
4 5 (2.42%) Back Office
4 5 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.45%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (22.22%) Developer
2 31 (14.98%) Architect
3 25 (12.08%) Analyst
4 17 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (8.21%) Network Engineer
4 17 (8.21%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (7.25%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.80%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.80%) Senior Architect
7 12 (5.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.31%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Programmer
9 10 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Java Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) Games Programmer
11 8 (3.86%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (3.86%) Storage Analyst
11 8 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.11%) .NET
2 20 (9.66%) HTML
2 20 (9.66%) React
3 18 (8.70%) Node.js
4 17 (8.21%) AngularJS
5 16 (7.73%) Spring
5 16 (7.73%) Spring Boot
6 14 (6.76%) CSS
7 13 (6.28%) ASP.NET
8 12 (5.80%) Web Services
9 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 10 (4.83%) Unreal Engine
10 9 (4.35%) LAMP
10 9 (4.35%) RESTful
11 6 (2.90%) jQuery
11 6 (2.90%) Middleware
11 6 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (1.93%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.01%) Online Games
2 12 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.86%) EMC VNX
4 8 (3.86%) IBM XIV
5 7 (3.38%) Replication
6 5 (2.42%) Clustering
6 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.93%) iPhone
7 4 (1.93%) Social Media
7 4 (1.93%) Xbox
8 3 (1.45%) Social Network
8 3 (1.45%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.97%) Statistics
10 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.48%) STB
10 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.15%) Linux
2 18 (8.70%) Windows
3 15 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.38%) Android
5 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.93%) CentOS
6 4 (1.93%) Debian
7 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Unix
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.08%) TDD
3 24 (11.59%) DevOps
4 23 (11.11%) High Availability
5 20 (9.66%) E-Commerce
5 20 (9.66%) Load Balancing
6 17 (8.21%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.25%) MVC
8 14 (6.76%) Open Source
9 13 (6.28%) Automated Testing
10 12 (5.80%) API Design
10 12 (5.80%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.80%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.80%) Scrum
11 11 (5.31%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.31%) Web Development
12 9 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.35%) Kanban
12 9 (4.35%) Prototyping
12 9 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 65 (31.40%) Java
2 29 (14.01%) Python
3 20 (9.66%) Bash Shell
4 19 (9.18%) C#
4 19 (9.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.18%) PHP
5 15 (7.25%) C++
6 11 (5.31%) SQL
7 8 (3.86%) Perl
8 6 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.90%) Ruby
8 6 (2.90%) Scala
9 3 (1.45%) R
10 2 (0.97%) Groovy
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.48%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (9.18%) CCNA
3 14 (6.76%) Degree
4 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.38%) CCNP
6 3 (1.45%) CISSP
6 3 (1.45%) MCITP
6 3 (1.45%) MCSA
7 2 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.48%) CEH
8 1 (0.48%) CISM
8 1 (0.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.73%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.86%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (13.04%) Puppet
2 13 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.35%) Ansible
4 8 (3.86%) CFEngine
4 8 (3.86%) Salt
5 7 (3.38%) EMC VPLEX
5 7 (3.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.48%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (16.91%) Cisco
2 33 (15.94%) VMware
3 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 21 (10.14%) F5
5 18 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 16 (7.73%) Microsoft
7 15 (7.25%) Brocade
8 13 (6.28%) Riverbed
9 8 (3.86%) EMC
9 8 (3.86%) IBM
9 8 (3.86%) Infoblox
10 7 (3.38%) CommVault
10 7 (3.38%) Splunk
11 6 (2.90%) Juniper
12 3 (1.45%) Apple
12 3 (1.45%) Google
13 2 (0.97%) Remedy
13 2 (0.97%) Sony
14 1 (0.48%) Adobe
14 1 (0.48%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Share options, Gym Membership + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 11 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 16 days ago
York
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 24 days ago