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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 239 308 316
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +8
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 9 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.029% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.033% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 25
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +222.22%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +10.29%
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
5627 9181 10605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.64% 87.63% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 7829 8742
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 18 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Online Games
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (33.33%) JSON
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Mobile Games
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) REST
5 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
5 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
6 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
6 4 (22.22%) SpriteKit
6 4 (22.22%) Animation
6 4 (22.22%) cocos2d
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) B2B
6 4 (22.22%) B2C
6 4 (22.22%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) LAMP
7 3 (16.67%) Replication
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Apache
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) PHP 5
7 3 (16.67%) Sass

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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) iOS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Games Developer
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Games Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) JSON
3 5 (27.78%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) cocos2d
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) SpriteKit
4 4 (22.22%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (11.11%) Java EE
6 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 2 (11.11%) Pixi.js
6 2 (11.11%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
1 7 (38.89%) Online Games
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile Games
3 4 (22.22%) Animation
4 3 (16.67%) Replication
5 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 2 (11.11%) Online Gambling
5 2 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
2 4 (22.22%) B2C
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) API Development
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Microservices
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) PHP 5
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.56%) C++
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) PayPal
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Marmalade
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Marmalade
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago