The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Games Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Game Developer
Rank 848 880 831
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 6 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.009% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 25
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
C++ Games Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++ Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Games Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

C++ Games Developer Salary Trend in England

C++ Games Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Games Developer Salary Histogram in England

C++ Games Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
London +46 3 £65,000 +10.63%
South East - 3 £30,000 -
C++ Games Developer
UK

C++ Games Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ 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 C++ Games Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Facebook
4 3 (33.33%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Flash
5 2 (22.22%) ActionScript
5 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) cocos2d
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Java

C++ Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited C++ 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 C++ Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Facebook Platform
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (22.22%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) cocos2d
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) ActionScript
2 2 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Facebook
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago