The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 185 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.033% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Game Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3289 3003 3374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.92% 78.86% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 2557 2883
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Hampshire

Game Development
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) User Experience
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
3 4 (44.44%) Underscore.js
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
2 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) Underscore.js
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Twitter