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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%

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
375 358 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.71% 87.75% 88.19%
Number of salaries quoted 293 275 271
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (90.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) MSBuild
4 5 (50.00%) NuGet
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (10.00%) Post-Production
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 5 (50.00%) NuGet
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Release Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Build Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Games Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Post-Production
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware