The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - - 223
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £33,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+21.48% +14.40%
Game Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4613 4643 4191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.93% 78.92% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3175 3355 3397
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Berkshire

Game Development
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft