The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank 11 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.46% 10.94% 10.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 12.96% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
Game Development
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 82.09% 84.38% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Game Development
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Dundee

Game Development
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Game Development across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Game Development Salary Histogram in Dundee

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Facebook
3 1 (14.29%) Social Gaming
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) 3ds Max
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Games Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Games Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Producer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
1 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
1 1 (14.29%) Social Gaming
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
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