The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 131 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
Games Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2349 1821 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.59% 96.55% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1538 1917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Games Developer in the job title.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Games Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer across the Birmingham region.

Games Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Games Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Games Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (50.00%) Game Development
5 5 (41.67%) WebGL
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (41.67%) Animation
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) Android
5 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (41.67%) OpenGL
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 5 (41.67%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games

Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) OpenGL
2 5 (41.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) WebGL
2 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (41.67%) Animation
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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