The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.69%
Game Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 166 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 76.87% 68.88% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 128 162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%