The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 92 72
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% 0.20%
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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
641 649 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 83.57% 81.53% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 539 580 423
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Leicestershire

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Leicestershire