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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 262 266 246
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.028% 0.014% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.017% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £40,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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
6001 6006 5520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.19% 83.23% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 4792 4451
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,313 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk -10 2 - - 1
Game Development
England

Game Development
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) API Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) API Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Google
Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable
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