Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 79 80
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.86% 0.88% 1.93%
As % of the General category 5.62% 2.85% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 20
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £39,000 £24,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £87,750 £50,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% +3.70%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 267 316 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 33.04% 31.07% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 211 274 436
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +9.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £56,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +11.43%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Google
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter
5 3 (20.00%) PaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Nagios
5 3 (20.00%) Docker
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (20.00%) Graphite
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Games
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
1 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Graphite
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter