The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 76 133
Rank change year-on-year +26 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Games 117 92 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.65% 3.23% 1.52%
As % of the General category 14.79% 9.53% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 77 39
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £31,250 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £100,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 791 965 975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 31.44% 33.93% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1175 1032
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,375 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Leeds

Games
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Games in Leeds

Games
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Games.

1 111 (60.00%) Java
2 84 (45.41%) Advertising
3 79 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (28.65%) React
5 47 (25.41%) JavaScript
6 46 (24.86%) Puppet
7 45 (24.32%) Linux
8 42 (22.70%) E-Commerce
9 39 (21.08%) Node.js
10 38 (20.54%) SQL
10 38 (20.54%) VMware
11 36 (19.46%) High Availability
12 34 (18.38%) TDD
12 34 (18.38%) Maven
13 29 (15.68%) SDLC
14 28 (15.14%) Spring
14 28 (15.14%) Bash Shell
15 27 (14.59%) NoSQL
15 27 (14.59%) Big Data
16 26 (14.05%) Spring Boot
16 26 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (14.05%) C#
17 25 (13.51%) Python
17 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
17 25 (13.51%) Docker
18 24 (12.97%) SQL Server
18 24 (12.97%) Retail
19 23 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 23 (12.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (12.43%) Data Integration

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.32%) Confluence
3 4 (2.16%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) JBoss
4 1 (0.54%) Jetty
4 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) IaaS
2 3 (1.62%) PaaS
2 3 (1.62%) SaaS
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.03%) DNS
2 10 (5.41%) SSL
3 9 (4.86%) LDAP
4 4 (2.16%) DAB
5 3 (1.62%) DHCP
5 3 (1.62%) Firewall
5 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.08%) FTP
6 2 (1.08%) H.323
6 2 (1.08%) Network Security
6 2 (1.08%) SSH
7 1 (0.54%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.54%) Broadband
7 1 (0.54%) HTTP
7 1 (0.54%) SMTP
7 1 (0.54%) SNMP
7 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.59%) Big Data
1 27 (14.59%) NoSQL
2 24 (12.97%) SQL Server
3 23 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (12.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 23 (12.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 23 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (8.11%) Riak
5 11 (5.95%) Redis
6 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (4.32%) MySQL
8 8 (4.32%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (18.38%) Maven
2 21 (11.35%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.41%) Babel
3 10 (5.41%) Jasmine
3 10 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (5.41%) webpack
4 9 (4.86%) JIRA
5 8 (4.32%) GitLab
5 8 (4.32%) JUnit
5 8 (4.32%) Mockito
5 8 (4.32%) Subversion
6 6 (3.24%) Selenium
7 4 (2.16%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.62%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
General
1 84 (45.41%) Advertising
2 24 (12.97%) Retail
3 21 (11.35%) Finance
4 4 (2.16%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (40.54%) Developer
2 35 (18.92%) Architect
3 29 (15.68%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 21 (11.35%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.65%) ETL Developer
7 13 (7.03%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.86%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Test Engineer
13 5 (2.70%) Junior
13 5 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (28.65%) React
2 39 (21.08%) Node.js
3 28 (15.14%) Spring
4 26 (14.05%) Spring Boot
5 20 (10.81%) Web Services
6 18 (9.73%) CSS
7 16 (8.65%) RESTful
7 16 (8.65%) Sass
8 13 (7.03%) JSON
8 13 (7.03%) SOAP
8 13 (7.03%) XML
9 12 (6.49%) Hibernate
10 11 (5.95%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (5.95%) AngularJS
11 10 (5.41%) OOCSS
11 10 (5.41%) Redux
12 8 (4.32%) HTML
12 8 (4.32%) LAMP
13 7 (3.78%) jQuery
14 5 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Online Games
2 9 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.32%) Clustering
4 5 (2.70%) iPhone
5 4 (2.16%) BYOD
5 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.16%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.62%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.32%) Linux
2 16 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (5.95%) Windows
4 7 (3.78%) CentOS
4 7 (3.78%) Debian
4 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.62%) Android
7 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.70%) E-Commerce
3 36 (19.46%) High Availability
4 34 (18.38%) TDD
5 29 (15.68%) SDLC
6 23 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (12.43%) Data Integration
6 23 (12.43%) Front End Development
6 23 (12.43%) Low Latency
7 22 (11.89%) Load Balancing
8 20 (10.81%) Microservices
9 16 (8.65%) Configuration Management
9 16 (8.65%) ETL
10 13 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.03%) DevOps
11 12 (6.49%) Open Source
12 10 (5.41%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 9 (4.86%) BCP
13 9 (4.86%) ITIL
13 9 (4.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (60.00%) Java
2 47 (25.41%) JavaScript
3 38 (20.54%) SQL
4 28 (15.14%) Bash Shell
5 26 (14.05%) C#
6 25 (13.51%) Python
7 19 (10.27%) PHP
8 12 (6.49%) Ruby
9 11 (5.95%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.41%) ES6
10 10 (5.41%) Perl
11 3 (1.62%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) Clojure
12 1 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.78%) ISEB
1 7 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.62%) Degree
3 2 (1.08%) CCNA
3 2 (1.08%) CCNP
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.54%) CEH
4 1 (0.54%) CISM
4 1 (0.54%) CISSP
4 1 (0.54%) GIAC
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 26 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (13.51%) Docker
3 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
4 16 (8.65%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (24.86%) Puppet
2 17 (9.19%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.32%) Ansible
4 6 (3.24%) Salt
5 3 (1.62%) CFEngine
5 3 (1.62%) Terraform
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.54%) Grafana
6 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) VMware
2 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.27%) F5
4 14 (7.57%) Cisco
5 12 (6.49%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.86%) Brocade
6 9 (4.86%) Infoblox
6 9 (4.86%) Riverbed
7 8 (4.32%) Citrix
8 7 (3.78%) Apple
8 7 (3.78%) Oracle
9 5 (2.70%) Zend
10 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.62%) Juniper
11 2 (1.08%) Avaya
12 1 (0.54%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £48,000 per annum plus lots of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
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Sky Betting and Gaming
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
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