The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.069% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1169 835 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.34% 77.10% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 761 432 510
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Game Development
Scotland

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

Game Development
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Management

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Game Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Management