The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Online 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
Online Gaming
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 175 212 221
Rank change year-on-year +37 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.045% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £61,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.53% +88.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Online Games is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 962 1293 1514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 26.69% 29.12% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 847 943 1160
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Online Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Online Games in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +27 7 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Online Games
Yorkshire

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Online Betting
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Brocade
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Online Betting
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Games Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Games Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) React
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BCP
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Brocade
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) F5
1 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 17 days ago