The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Video Game 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
Video Games Developer
Rank 899 936 970
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Video Game Developer 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -
Video Game 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% -

Video Game Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Video Game Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Video Game Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Video Game Developer Salary Trend in England

Video Game Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Video Game Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Video Game Developer Salary Histogram in England

Video Game 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 Video Game 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 +63 4 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Video Game Developer
UK

Video Game Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Video Game 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 Video Game Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Animation
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (57.14%) Online Games
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) WebGL
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) GitHub
2 4 (57.14%) Grunt
2 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
2 4 (57.14%) gulp
2 4 (57.14%) Pixi.js
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java

Video Game 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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Grunt
1 4 (57.14%) gulp
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) Pixi.js
1 4 (57.14%) WebGL
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Animation
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cloudera