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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Game Developer
Rank 889 927 959
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 16 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.016% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 9
Median salary £52,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.03%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +71 9 £70,000 -
West Midlands -6 7 £52,500 +50.00%
C++ Games Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 41 (100.00%) C++
1 41 (100.00%) Games
2 26 (63.41%) OpenGL
3 25 (60.98%) Apple iOS
4 20 (48.78%) Game Development
4 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
4 20 (48.78%) Android
5 18 (43.90%) Mobile Games
6 17 (41.46%) C
7 15 (36.59%) C#
7 15 (36.59%) Android Development
7 15 (36.59%) iOS Development
7 15 (36.59%) Mobile Development
8 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (26.83%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (21.95%) Social Gaming
11 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.07%) Linux
13 6 (14.63%) SQL
14 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
14 5 (12.20%) Animation
14 5 (12.20%) JSON
14 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
14 5 (12.20%) HTTP
14 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (12.20%) ActionScript
14 5 (12.20%) PHP
14 5 (12.20%) Web Services
14 5 (12.20%) XML

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 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
1 1 (2.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) OpenGL
2 5 (12.20%) JSON
2 5 (12.20%) REST
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) WebGL
2 5 (12.20%) XML
3 4 (9.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) DirectX
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) Qt
4 1 (2.44%) STL
4 1 (2.44%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Mobile Games
2 11 (26.83%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (21.95%) Social Gaming
4 8 (19.51%) Mathematics
5 5 (12.20%) Animation
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
5 5 (12.20%) Online Games
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.88%) Physics
6 2 (4.88%) Statistics
7 1 (2.44%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Apple iOS
2 20 (48.78%) Android
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Game Development
1 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
2 15 (36.59%) Android Development
2 15 (36.59%) iOS Development
2 15 (36.59%) Mobile Development
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Time Management
5 2 (4.88%) Deep Learning
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.44%) CAD
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) MVC
6 1 (2.44%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (41.46%) C
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) ActionScript
6 5 (12.20%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) Lua
7 2 (4.88%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft