The first table below looks at the demand for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 132 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.086% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1541 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.02% 78.90% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1382 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Game Development
South East

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Game Development
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £35,000 -
Game Development
South East

Game Development
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Flash Builder
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Flash Builder
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Games Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe