The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 241 299 316
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 7 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 21
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Games Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6027 9954 11718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.01% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 8516 9792
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Games Developer in the job title.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Games Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Games Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Games Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Games Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Games Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (68.75%) Online Games
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
6 7 (43.75%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Django
7 6 (37.50%) JSON
7 6 (37.50%) Flask
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 3 (18.75%) Game Development
10 3 (18.75%) C++
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) Spring
11 2 (12.50%) Maven
11 2 (12.50%) TDD
11 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (12.50%) Subversion
11 2 (12.50%) Web Development
11 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
11 2 (12.50%) Java EE
11 2 (12.50%) OOP

Games Developer Skill Set
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%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) git-flow
General
1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) Django
3 7 (43.75%) RESTful
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Flask
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) JMS
6 2 (12.50%) PyQt
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) Servlets
6 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Pixi.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Online Games
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) Game Development
4 2 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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