The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
England / London
Rank 571 596 604
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 16 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 37
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £47,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29881 35520 35656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 88.53% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25223 30353 30064
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Game Development
Salary Trend in London

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

Game Development Salary Trend in London

Game Development
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Game Development across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Game Development Salary Histogram in London

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 61 (100.00%) Games
2 34 (55.74%) Apple iOS
3 29 (47.54%) Android
4 17 (27.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 16 (26.23%) Mobile Games
6 15 (24.59%) C#
7 14 (22.95%) Web Services
7 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
7 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (22.95%) Degree
8 12 (19.67%) OOP
8 12 (19.67%) OO
9 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
9 11 (18.03%) iOS Development
9 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
10 10 (16.39%) Analytics
10 10 (16.39%) JSON
11 9 (14.75%) JIRA
11 9 (14.75%) Graphic Design
11 9 (14.75%) Java
11 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
11 9 (14.75%) iOS SDK
12 8 (13.11%) REST
12 8 (13.11%) Apple Swift
12 8 (13.11%) C++
12 8 (13.11%) SQL
12 8 (13.11%) Apple
12 8 (13.11%) Social Media
13 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
13 7 (11.48%) Marketing

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.28%) Maya
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Mudbox
1 2 (3.28%) ZBrush
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon Redshift
1 7 (11.48%) Looker
2 5 (8.20%) Spark SQL
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) JIRA
3 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Xcode
5 2 (3.28%) Bower
5 2 (3.28%) Grunt
5 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Maven
5 2 (3.28%) Mocha
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.64%) CppUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 61 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Games Developer
2 14 (22.95%) iOS Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Data Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) 3D Developer
4 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Development Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Unity 3D Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Data Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Junior
6 4 (6.56%) Android Developer
6 4 (6.56%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Games Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Marketing Manager
6 4 (6.56%) QA Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 10 (16.39%) JSON
4 9 (14.75%) iOS SDK
5 8 (13.11%) REST
6 4 (6.56%) HTML
6 4 (6.56%) OpenGL
7 2 (3.28%) .NET
7 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (3.28%) CSS
7 2 (3.28%) CSS3
7 2 (3.28%) HTML5
7 2 (3.28%) Java EE
7 2 (3.28%) JDBC
7 2 (3.28%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) LESS
7 2 (3.28%) PhoneGap
7 2 (3.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Mobile Games
2 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
3 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
4 9 (14.75%) Graphic Design
5 8 (13.11%) Social Media
6 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
7 5 (8.20%) Xbox
8 4 (6.56%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.92%) Animation
9 3 (4.92%) Online Games
10 2 (3.28%) Handset
10 2 (3.28%) Social Gaming
11 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.64%) Replication
11 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Apple iOS
2 29 (47.54%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Unix
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) OO
2 12 (19.67%) OOP
3 11 (18.03%) iOS Development
4 10 (16.39%) Analytics
5 7 (11.48%) Actionable Insight
5 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.48%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (11.48%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) Integrated Marketing
6 5 (8.20%) MapReduce
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Creative Marketing
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.56%) TDD
8 3 (4.92%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.92%) Web Development
9 2 (3.28%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C#
2 9 (14.75%) Java
2 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
3 8 (13.11%) Apple Swift
3 8 (13.11%) C++
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Python
5 6 (9.84%) C
5 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.56%) Scala
7 3 (4.92%) Go
8 2 (3.28%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.28%) ECMAScript
8 2 (3.28%) R
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) Lua
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Apple
2 7 (11.48%) MicroStrategy
2 7 (11.48%) Netezza
2 7 (11.48%) Tableau
2 7 (11.48%) Vertica
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 3 (4.92%) Facebook
5 2 (3.28%) Intel
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) PayPal
6 1 (1.64%) Perforce
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