The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
667 726 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.11% 75.55% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 589 628 729
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Game Development
South West

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 4 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#