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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
London / City of London
Rank - 253 293
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.089% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Median salary - £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%

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
4408 5641 8570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.79% 88.60% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 5038 7427
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 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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

Game Development
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
2 2 (66.67%) Online Games
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) PayPal
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Developer
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) PayPal