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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 98 84
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Game Development
Scotland

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
1177 916 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.07% 81.64% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 699 610 434
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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