The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had C++ 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
C++ Game Developer
Rank 872 918 956
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 15 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.024% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 20
Median salary £62,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer within the 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
London +66 14 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands -13 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
C++ Games Developer
UK

C++ Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, C++ 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 England region featuring C++ Games Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) Games
2 22 (64.71%) OpenGL
3 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
4 18 (52.94%) Mobile Games
5 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 16 (47.06%) C
7 15 (44.12%) Game Development
7 15 (44.12%) Android
7 15 (44.12%) Android Development
7 15 (44.12%) iOS Development
7 15 (44.12%) Mobile Development
8 11 (32.35%) C#
9 9 (26.47%) Social Gaming
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
12 5 (14.71%) ActionScript
12 5 (14.71%) PHP
12 5 (14.71%) Web Services
12 5 (14.71%) Windows
12 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
12 5 (14.71%) Online Games
12 5 (14.71%) Time Management
13 4 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
15 2 (5.88%) WordPress
15 2 (5.88%) Multithreading

C++ Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
1 2 (5.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) OpenGL
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) DirectX
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Qt
4 2 (5.88%) STL
5 1 (2.94%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Mobile Games
2 9 (26.47%) Social Gaming
3 7 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 5 (14.71%) Online Games
5 2 (5.88%) 3D Printing
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
2 15 (44.12%) Android
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) Android Development
2 15 (44.12%) Game Development
2 15 (44.12%) iOS Development
2 15 (44.12%) Mobile Development
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) CAD
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) C
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) ActionScript
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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