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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank 11 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.58% 14.75% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.91% 16.07% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +16.07%
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
44 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 91.67% 91.80% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 41
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,296 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Game Development Salary Histogram in Dundee

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Spring MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) JNI
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
6 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
General
1 11 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Games Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Games Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Producer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Games Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) Spring MVC
2 1 (9.09%) JNI
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Online Games
1 1 (9.09%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Facebook
Dundee, Angus
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