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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 141 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £28,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2234 1978 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.13% 96.49% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1632 1586
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 2016.

Games Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Animation
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
2 3 (50.00%) WebGL
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

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 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (50.00%) WebGL
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 22 days ago