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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 109 162 126
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -36
Permanent jobs citing Games 125 102 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 1.48% 2.05%
As % of the General category 6.48% 4.50% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 103 71 96
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £45,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
England

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
1929 2268 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.78% 32.89% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1769 1640
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 +51 113 £50,000 +5.26% 28
South Yorkshire -2 6 £27,500 -15.38% 4
North Yorkshire +27 4 £47,500 +126.19% 2
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (26.73%) Java
3 42 (19.35%) C#
4 33 (15.21%) Python
5 32 (14.75%) .NET
6 31 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 30 (13.82%) Test Automation
7 30 (13.82%) Software Testing
8 28 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (12.90%) C++
9 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
10 26 (11.98%) Firewall
10 26 (11.98%) Project Management
11 24 (11.06%) Windows
11 24 (11.06%) Linux
12 23 (10.60%) VMware
12 23 (10.60%) Ruby
13 22 (10.14%) Scala
14 21 (9.68%) High Availability
14 21 (9.68%) PHP
14 21 (9.68%) SQL
14 21 (9.68%) Online Games
14 21 (9.68%) Selenium
14 21 (9.68%) Software Engineering
15 20 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
16 18 (8.29%) Finance
16 18 (8.29%) Scrum
16 18 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (7.83%) Open Source
17 17 (7.83%) Performance Engineering

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 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.92%) WordPress
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.46%) Apache
2 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.46%) CMS
2 1 (0.46%) Drupal
2 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.98%) Firewall
2 12 (5.53%) Internet
2 12 (5.53%) LAN
2 12 (5.53%) SAN
3 10 (4.61%) DNS
4 9 (4.15%) WAN
5 5 (2.30%) Network Security
6 3 (1.38%) VPN
7 2 (0.92%) Broadband
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.46%) MPLS
8 1 (0.46%) SMTP
8 1 (0.46%) SSH
8 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.15%) MySQL
2 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.46%) OLAP
6 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.46%) Redis
6 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (9.68%) Selenium
2 16 (7.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.91%) JUnit
4 14 (6.45%) JMeter
5 13 (5.99%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.99%) Ranorex
5 13 (5.99%) SoapUI
6 10 (4.61%) Git (software)
7 9 (4.15%) Gatling
7 9 (4.15%) NeoLoad
7 9 (4.15%) WebLOAD
8 7 (3.23%) Appium
9 6 (2.76%) Subversion
10 5 (2.30%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.38%) Maven
11 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (8.29%) Finance
2 17 (7.83%) Retail
3 13 (5.99%) Banking
4 12 (5.53%) Back Office
5 10 (4.61%) Online Betting
6 8 (3.69%) Advertising
7 7 (3.23%) Military
8 5 (2.30%) Marketing
9 2 (0.92%) iGaming
9 2 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (18.89%) Developer
2 29 (13.36%) Consultant
3 27 (12.44%) Test Consultant
4 25 (11.52%) Analyst
5 23 (10.60%) Programmer
6 22 (10.14%) Architect
7 20 (9.22%) Games Programmer
8 18 (8.29%) C++ Programmer
9 17 (7.83%) C++ Games Programmer
10 15 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.99%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.99%) Test Automation Consultant
12 12 (5.53%) Head of Delivery
12 12 (5.53%) Infrastructure Architect
13 10 (4.61%) Lead Programmer
13 10 (4.61%) Senior Programmer
14 9 (4.15%) Developer in Test
14 9 (4.15%) Performance Consultant
14 9 (4.15%) Test Automation Developer
15 8 (3.69%) Lead Game Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.75%) .NET
2 15 (6.91%) CSS
2 15 (6.91%) HTML
3 12 (5.53%) Middleware
4 10 (4.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (4.15%) Unreal Engine
6 8 (3.69%) .NET Framework
6 8 (3.69%) Symfony
7 7 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 7 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.76%) jQuery
8 6 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.84%) CSS3
9 4 (1.84%) D3.js
9 4 (1.84%) DOM
9 4 (1.84%) HTML5
9 4 (1.84%) LESS
9 4 (1.84%) LINQ
9 4 (1.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.68%) Online Games
2 9 (4.15%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.15%) Xbox
3 7 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 7 (3.23%) iPad
3 7 (3.23%) User Experience
4 5 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.38%) IBM XIV
6 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.38%) Social Network
6 3 (1.38%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.92%) Clustering
7 2 (0.92%) Social Media
7 2 (0.92%) Statistics
8 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.06%) Linux
1 24 (11.06%) Windows
2 14 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (4.15%) Ubuntu
4 8 (3.69%) Debian
4 8 (3.69%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.76%) CentOS
6 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.84%) Solaris
8 3 (1.38%) Android
8 3 (1.38%) Unix
9 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 30 (13.82%) Software Testing
3 30 (13.82%) Test Automation
4 28 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (11.98%) Project Management
6 21 (9.68%) High Availability
6 21 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 20 (9.22%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (8.29%) Scrum
9 17 (7.83%) Open Source
9 17 (7.83%) Performance Engineering
10 15 (6.91%) Data Protection
10 15 (6.91%) Prototyping
11 14 (6.45%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.99%) Change Management
12 13 (5.99%) MVC
13 10 (4.61%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.61%) Load Balancing
13 10 (4.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.73%) Java
2 42 (19.35%) C#
3 33 (15.21%) Python
4 28 (12.90%) C++
5 23 (10.60%) Ruby
6 22 (10.14%) Scala
7 21 (9.68%) PHP
7 21 (9.68%) SQL
8 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.61%) Perl
10 7 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.30%) PHP 5
11 5 (2.30%) R
12 4 (1.84%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (7.37%) Degree
2 11 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.69%) CCNA
5 7 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.76%) MCSA
7 5 (2.30%) CCNP
7 5 (2.30%) CISSP
7 5 (2.30%) ISEB
8 4 (1.84%) MCITP
9 2 (0.92%) CCEA
9 2 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.92%) MCP
9 2 (0.92%) MCSE
10 1 (0.46%) CCIE
10 1 (0.46%) CCSP
10 1 (0.46%) CEH
10 1 (0.46%) CISM
10 1 (0.46%) MCTS
10 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.30%) vSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Firmware
4 3 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.61%) Puppet
3 5 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.30%) SCCM
4 4 (1.84%) Cobbler
4 4 (1.84%) Salt
5 3 (1.38%) Cacti
5 3 (1.38%) Grafana
5 3 (1.38%) Graphite
5 3 (1.38%) Nagios
5 3 (1.38%) Opsview
6 2 (0.92%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.46%) Ansible
7 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.60%) VMware
3 16 (7.37%) Cisco
4 14 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.23%) F5
5 7 (3.23%) SOASTA, Inc
6 6 (2.76%) Citrix
7 5 (2.30%) Apple
7 5 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.30%) Juniper
8 3 (1.38%) Brocade
8 3 (1.38%) HP
8 3 (1.38%) IBM
8 3 (1.38%) NetApp
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe
9 2 (0.92%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.92%) Twitter
10 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.46%) Splunk
10 1 (0.46%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 hours ago
North Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salaray + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Take That Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 16 days ago