Period
to 7 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 233 180
Rank change year-on-year +114 -53 -34
Permanent jobs citing Games 64 72 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.86% 0.95% 1.54%
As % of the General category 6.12% 3.13% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 124
Median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £25,075
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,075 £54,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,046 2,304 3,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.47% 30.27% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,742 2,962
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,925 £25,910 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,725
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Yorkshire

Games
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Games in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Games in Yorkshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Games in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Games in Yorkshire

Games
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +44 28 £52,500 +40.00% 17
North Yorkshire +96 16 £52,500 +16.67% 2
South Yorkshire +34 13 £31,250 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire +30 6 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Games
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) Azure
3 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.00%) Python
4 16 (25.00%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) DevOps
5 15 (23.44%) Windows
6 13 (20.31%) .NET
6 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.75%) SCCM
7 12 (18.75%) Scrum
8 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
8 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
9 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (14.06%) Windows 10
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (14.06%) C++
10 9 (14.06%) Selenium
10 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
10 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (12.50%) AWS
12 7 (10.94%) .NET Core
12 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
12 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
12 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
13 6 (9.38%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (9.38%) AngularJS

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) CMS
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Azure
2 8 (12.50%) AWS
3 3 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (4.69%) Office 365
4 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) GCP
4 2 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Route 53
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) RS-485
2 1 (1.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.56%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) Informix
6 1 (1.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Selenium
2 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.25%) Appium
4 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (4.69%) Gradle
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.56%) Babel
7 1 (1.56%) TestNG
7 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 5 (7.81%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Junior
4 7 (10.94%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) IT Recruitment Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Recruitment Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) .NET Core
3 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.81%) Sass
5 4 (6.25%) jQuery
5 4 (6.25%) LESS
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.13%) Blazor
6 2 (3.13%) COM
6 2 (3.13%) Laravel
6 2 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (3.13%) React
6 2 (3.13%) Symfony
6 2 (3.13%) WebRTC
7 1 (1.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) Jest
7 1 (1.56%) PySpark
7 1 (1.56%) Spring
7 1 (1.56%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.06%) Windows 10
3 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.13%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) DevOps
3 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
4 12 (18.75%) Scrum
5 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Coaching
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (7.81%) Kanban
8 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
8 5 (7.81%) Web Development
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.25%) MVC
9 4 (6.25%) Open Source
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.69%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) C#
2 16 (25.00%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) Python
3 9 (14.06%) C++
4 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.81%) Scala
5 5 (7.81%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) C
6 4 (6.25%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) Elixir
9 1 (1.56%) ES6
9 1 (1.56%) Java 8
9 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) AWS Certification
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
1 2 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.69%) Terraform
4 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Apple
2 3 (4.69%) Perforce
2 3 (4.69%) Sony
3 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.56%) EMC
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Tableau