The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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 Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Developer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1628 1528 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 92.94% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1351 1513
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Games Developer
Cambridgeshire

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Games Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Games Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Games Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) DirectX
2 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Lua
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Xbox
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) WebKit

Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) DirectX
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) WebKit
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Cambridge
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago