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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 262 265 295
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.029% 0.078% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.094% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +75.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.09%
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
5950 6401 6967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.68% 83.05% 81.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4847 5205 5770
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +1 2 - -
Game Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) API Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Google