The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had C++ Games Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Game Programmer
Rank 877 911 950
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Programmer 19 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 15
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +13.79%
C++ Games Programmer
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++ Games Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Games Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

C++ Games Programmer Salary Trend in England

C++ Games Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Games Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

C++ Games Programmer Salary Histogram in England

C++ Games Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire +33 15 £40,000 -27.27% 3
West Midlands -12 2 £27,500 -21.42%
London +38 1 £47,500 +26.66%
South East +11 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
C++ Games Programmer
UK

C++ Games Programmer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, C++ Games Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (76.19%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
3 13 (61.90%) Prototyping
4 12 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 12 (57.14%) Middleware
5 9 (42.86%) Xbox
5 9 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 8 (38.10%) Unreal Engine
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) Online Games
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) Game Development
8 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (4.76%) Degree
9 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 1 (4.76%) Physics
9 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (4.76%) GitHub

C++ Games Programmer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Middleware
2 9 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 8 (38.10%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Xbox
2 8 (38.10%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
2 13 (61.90%) Prototyping
3 12 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Game Development
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Yorkshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago