The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 81
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Game Development
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 679 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.13% 80.07% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 455 535 533
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Game Development
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Dorset