The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 185 183 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.076% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.099% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £19,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3058 3028 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 76.62% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2449 2565 2644
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,480 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Game Development
South East

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
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -25 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Game Development
South East

Game Development
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
3 4 (44.44%) Underscore.js
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
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%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) C++

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Underscore.js
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 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%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Twitter