The first table below looks at the demand for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 841 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.10% 76.73% 74.67%
Number of salaries quoted 791 767 574
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Game Development
East of England

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Bedfordshire region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Game Development
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
1 2 (100.00%) IT Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree