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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 118 177 139
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -38
Permanent jobs citing Games 126 83 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.24% 1.22% 1.90%
As % of the General category 6.36% 3.61% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 108 69 88
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £50,000
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
1981 2297 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.26% 33.66% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1801 1657
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +73 115 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North Yorkshire +13 5 £43,750 +108.33%
South Yorkshire +13 2 £36,250 +11.53% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (27.96%) Java
3 36 (17.06%) C#
4 34 (16.11%) Mentoring
5 32 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (14.22%) Linux
6 30 (14.22%) Python
7 29 (13.74%) .NET
8 28 (13.27%) Test Automation
9 27 (12.80%) Project Management
10 24 (11.37%) PHP
10 24 (11.37%) C++
10 24 (11.37%) Windows
10 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
10 24 (11.37%) VMware
11 23 (10.90%) Firewall
11 23 (10.90%) Selenium
12 22 (10.43%) Software Engineering
13 21 (9.95%) SQL
14 20 (9.48%) Scala
15 19 (9.00%) High Availability
15 19 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (9.00%) Jenkins
15 19 (9.00%) Cisco
16 18 (8.53%) Scrum
16 18 (8.53%) Software Testing
16 18 (8.53%) JavaScript
16 18 (8.53%) JUnit
17 17 (8.06%) Finance
17 17 (8.06%) Retail

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 4 (1.90%) Apache
2 3 (1.42%) CloudStack
3 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.95%) WordPress
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.90%) Firewall
2 12 (5.69%) SAN
3 11 (5.21%) LAN
4 9 (4.27%) Internet
5 8 (3.79%) DNS
5 8 (3.79%) WAN
6 6 (2.84%) Network Security
7 2 (0.95%) Broadband
7 2 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.95%) VPN
8 1 (0.47%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) MPLS
8 1 (0.47%) SMTP
8 1 (0.47%) SSH
8 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.21%) MySQL
2 8 (3.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.47%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.47%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.47%) Redis
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (10.90%) Selenium
2 19 (9.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.53%) JUnit
4 14 (6.64%) JMeter
5 13 (6.16%) Ranorex
5 13 (6.16%) SoapUI
6 12 (5.69%) Git (software)
7 11 (5.21%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.32%) Gatling
8 7 (3.32%) NeoLoad
8 7 (3.32%) Subversion
8 7 (3.32%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.32%) WebLOAD
9 6 (2.84%) Maven
10 4 (1.90%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.42%) Appium
11 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.95%) Mockito
12 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (8.06%) Finance
1 17 (8.06%) Retail
2 11 (5.21%) Banking
3 8 (3.79%) Advertising
4 7 (3.32%) Military
5 6 (2.84%) Back Office
5 6 (2.84%) iGaming
6 4 (1.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 42 (19.91%) Developer
2 26 (12.32%) Analyst
3 23 (10.90%) Consultant
4 21 (9.95%) Architect
5 19 (9.00%) Programmer
5 19 (9.00%) Test Consultant
6 16 (7.58%) Games Programmer
6 16 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (6.64%) C++ Programmer
8 13 (6.16%) C++ Games Programmer
8 13 (6.16%) Test Automation Consultant
9 12 (5.69%) Head of Delivery
9 12 (5.69%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (5.69%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.79%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (3.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (3.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.79%) Senior Programmer
10 8 (3.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.74%) .NET
2 16 (7.58%) CSS
2 16 (7.58%) HTML
3 12 (5.69%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.27%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.79%) Middleware
5 8 (3.79%) Symfony
5 8 (3.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.32%) jQuery
6 7 (3.32%) Spring
6 7 (3.32%) Unreal Engine
7 6 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (2.84%) Node.js
8 5 (2.37%) CSS3
8 5 (2.37%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.37%) HTML5
8 5 (2.37%) XML
9 4 (1.90%) DOM
9 4 (1.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.16%) Online Games
2 10 (4.74%) User Experience
3 7 (3.32%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.32%) Graphic Design
3 7 (3.32%) iPad
3 7 (3.32%) Xbox
4 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.37%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.42%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.95%) Clustering
8 2 (0.95%) Social Gaming
8 2 (0.95%) Social Media
8 2 (0.95%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.47%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.22%) Linux
2 24 (11.37%) Windows
3 16 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.27%) Ubuntu
5 8 (3.79%) Debian
6 7 (3.32%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.84%) CentOS
8 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.90%) Solaris
10 3 (1.42%) Android
10 3 (1.42%) Unix
11 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.11%) Mentoring
3 32 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (13.27%) Test Automation
5 27 (12.80%) Project Management
6 22 (10.43%) Software Engineering
7 19 (9.00%) High Availability
8 18 (8.53%) Scrum
8 18 (8.53%) Software Testing
9 17 (8.06%) Open Source
10 16 (7.58%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (7.11%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.16%) MVC
13 12 (5.69%) TDD
14 11 (5.21%) Change Management
14 11 (5.21%) Performance Engineering
14 11 (5.21%) Prototyping
14 11 (5.21%) SDLC
15 10 (4.74%) BDD
15 10 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.96%) Java
2 36 (17.06%) C#
3 30 (14.22%) Python
4 24 (11.37%) C++
4 24 (11.37%) PHP
5 21 (9.95%) SQL
6 20 (9.48%) Scala
7 18 (8.53%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.58%) Ruby
9 9 (4.27%) Perl
10 8 (3.79%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.79%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.37%) PHP 5
12 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.42%) R
14 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.47%) C
15 1 (0.47%) Go
15 1 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (7.58%) Degree
2 10 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.79%) CCNA
4 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.37%) ISEB
6 4 (1.90%) CCNP
6 4 (1.90%) CISSP
7 3 (1.42%) CEH
7 3 (1.42%) CISM
7 3 (1.42%) MCSA
8 2 (0.95%) CISA
8 2 (0.95%) GCIA
8 2 (0.95%) GCIH
8 2 (0.95%) MCITP
9 1 (0.47%) CCEA
9 1 (0.47%) CCIE
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCP
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.69%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.37%) vSphere
4 3 (1.42%) Firmware
4 3 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.47%) Docker
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.74%) Puppet
3 5 (2.37%) Cacti
3 5 (2.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.37%) Graphite
3 5 (2.37%) Nagios
3 5 (2.37%) Opsview
3 5 (2.37%) SCCM
4 4 (1.90%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.42%) Grafana
5 3 (1.42%) Salt
6 2 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.47%) Ansible
7 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
1 24 (11.37%) VMware
2 19 (9.00%) Cisco
3 15 (7.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.79%) F5
5 6 (2.84%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.37%) Citrix
6 5 (2.37%) Juniper
7 3 (1.42%) Brocade
7 3 (1.42%) HP
7 3 (1.42%) IBM
7 3 (1.42%) NetApp
7 3 (1.42%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (0.95%) Adobe
8 2 (0.95%) Apple
8 2 (0.95%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.95%) Twitter
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle
9 1 (0.47%) Symantec
9 1 (0.47%) Tableau
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