The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Games Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Programmer
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.097% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Games Programmer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
987 1264 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.64% 95.98% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 556 822 771
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Games Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Games Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Games Programmer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Games Programmer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring Games Programmer in the job title.

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%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

Games Programmer Skill Set
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
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%) Game Development
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