The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 57 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.30% 2.38% 1.85%
As % of the General category 4.51% 6.91% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 Sheffield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 133 217 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 28.73% 34.44% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 92 176 179
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Games
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Games in Sheffield

Games
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Sheffield over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Sheffield

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) ATM
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) EPoS
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) CCTV
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) OO PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) CCTV
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
Sheffield
LGM Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 8 days ago
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Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 26 days ago
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