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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 84 56
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.18% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £33,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.40%
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
285 456 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.41% 81.43% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 248 377 254
Average salary £41,132 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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