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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 113 132
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -3.38%
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
1582 1267 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.60% 81.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 956 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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