The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +15.38%
Game Development
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 1545 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.24% 89.83% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1257 1318
Median salary £39,250 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.26% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Cheshire