The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 263 210 229
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +19
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.054% 0.11% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Online Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2091 1701 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.25% 31.83% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1293 1460
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Online Games
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
2 7 (46.67%) CSS3
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) User Stories
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Web Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (46.67%) HTML5
1 7 (46.67%) CSS3
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) User Stories
1 5 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Java