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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 90 84
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +16.07%
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
556 824 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.55% 86.10% 77.13%
Number of salaries quoted 475 725 480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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