The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 71 59
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £19,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Game Development
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 384 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 88.16% 85.33% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 299 342 233
Average salary £43,401 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Game Development
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Leicester