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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
London / City of London
Rank - 246 312
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 11
Median salary - £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%

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
4512 6100 9009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.77% 89.61% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4108 5414 7643
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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