The first table below looks at the demand for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 23 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 121 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.31% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.37% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1547 1338 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 85.19% 82.69% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1182 1121
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Game Development
South West

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Game Development
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Bristol

Game Development
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Programmer
1 5 (83.33%) Graduate
2 4 (66.67%) Junior
2 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Trainee
2 4 (66.67%) Junior VB.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Junior VB.NET Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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