The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 242 287
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.042% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.055% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Game Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6027 5494 6694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.48% 76.88% 74.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4627 5650
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Game Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Game Development Salary Trend in the East of England

Game Development
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP