The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 242 261 288
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 1 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.015% 0.27% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.28% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 1
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Games Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6256 7560 8074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 97.31% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5340 6266 6766
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Games Developer in the job title.

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
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 Games Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Cambridgeshire -14 1 - - 1
Games Developer
England

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Games Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook Platform

Games Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook