Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Online Gaming
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 214 247
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 +32
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 6 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 1.46% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 13
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +31.25%
10th Percentile £52,500 £19,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,625 £54,900 £82,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +29.41% -17.07% +28.13%

Online Games is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1604 1646 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 33.95% 30.10% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1367 1714
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Leeds

Online Games
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Online Games in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Boot
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) Redis

Online 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) React
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) SQL