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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +53.84%
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
627 552 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.57% 80.47% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 531 436 620
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 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