The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in York. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Rank 44 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.86% 2.39% 3.76%
As % of the General category 6.12% 7.63% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 10
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +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 York with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 98 131 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 30.34% 31.26% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 90 124 72
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Games
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Games in York

Games
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in York over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in York

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 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 York region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) OpenGL
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Arduino
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in York 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%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) OpenGL
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Arduino
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
2 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Zend
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