The table below looks at the statistics for the Games Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Programmer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Programmer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Games Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
789 701 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.64% 95.90% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 679 625 1074
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Games Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Programmer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Games Programmer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Games Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Games Programmer in their job title 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 with Games Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Games Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Games Programmer in their job title 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 with Games Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#