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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 81
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
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
336 313 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.38% 79.24% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 254 390
Average salary £45,000 £41,316 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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