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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 131
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 £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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
1001 1471 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.70% 88.24% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1251 1364
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £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