The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 104 95
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.075% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.082% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £51,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +58.46%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
797 1216 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.85% 90.75% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 483 744 637
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Game Development
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Glasgow

Game Development
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce