The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 50 72
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Game Development
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 383 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.04% 88.45% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 219 266 444
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Game Development
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Liverpool