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

Gaming
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 70 78
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.74% 1.92% 1.42%
As % of the General category 2.38% 5.38% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 14
Median salary £26,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.37% -11.11%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 210 279 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 31.20% 35.68% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 156 217 239
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Games in South Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in South Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 5 £33,750 -15.62% 7
Doncaster - 1 £22,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £22,500 -
Games
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Zend
5 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Doctrine
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (9.09%) CCTV
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
5 1 (9.09%) Trainee
5 1 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Trainee Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) CSS3
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Doctrine
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
LGM Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 26 days ago
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Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 26 days ago