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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
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
1397 1388 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.45% 79.91% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1035 1094
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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