The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 259 307 336
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +29
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 10 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.038% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.044% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Median salary £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,750 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £69,750 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.09%
Game Development
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6221 9137 10718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.70% 87.53% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5619 7682 8946
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Game Development
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Game Development Salary Trend in the City of London

Game Development
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Game Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Game Development Salary Histogram in the City of London

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
4 6 (37.50%) Online Games
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (25.00%) Subversion
6 4 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Java EE
6 4 (25.00%) Law
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) B2B
6 4 (25.00%) B2C
6 4 (25.00%) Apple Swift
6 4 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (25.00%) SpriteKit
6 4 (25.00%) cocos2d
6 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (25.00%) Social Media
7 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (18.75%) NoSQL

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Games Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Games Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (25.00%) cocos2d
4 4 (25.00%) Java EE
4 4 (25.00%) SpriteKit
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) JDBC
5 3 (18.75%) Sass
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (12.50%) LESS
6 2 (12.50%) SignalR
6 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Online Games
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) Animation
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Games
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 1 (6.25%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) B2B
3 4 (25.00%) B2C
3 4 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
1 1 (6.25%) Facebook
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago