The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 80 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Game Development
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 617 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.24% 75.24% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 515 547 786
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Game Development
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Social Network

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter