The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Developer role 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 Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Developer
Rank - 246 269
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.013% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Games Developer
England

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Games Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Games Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Games Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Lua
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) DirectX
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (80.00%) Xbox
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) WebKit
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) DirectX
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) WebKit
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (80.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Lua
1 4 (80.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree