The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 0.85% 2.19% 1.77%
As % of the General category 2.70% 6.54% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Median salary £26,250 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.37% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 74 107 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 31.36% 33.54% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 160
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Harrogate

Games
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Games in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Online Games
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Content Writing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) CCTV
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Content Writing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree