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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 576 601 622
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 22 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.13% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 33
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
Game Development
England

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
31505 38606 38660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.02% 88.25% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26687 32605 32637
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 £40,000 £38,500 £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 7 December 2016.

Game Development Salary Histogram in London

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 76 (100.00%) Games
2 37 (48.68%) Android
3 36 (47.37%) Apple iOS
4 21 (27.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 18 (23.68%) C#
5 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (23.68%) Mobile Games
6 17 (22.37%) Java
7 16 (21.05%) OO
8 15 (19.74%) OOP
8 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
9 13 (17.11%) Linux
9 13 (17.11%) Social Media
10 12 (15.79%) Analytics
11 11 (14.47%) HTML
11 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
12 10 (13.16%) Online Games
12 10 (13.16%) SQL
12 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
12 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (13.16%) iOS SDK
13 9 (11.84%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (11.84%) Tableau
13 9 (11.84%) Vertica
13 9 (11.84%) Statistical Modelling
13 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
13 9 (11.84%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (11.84%) Web Services
13 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
13 9 (11.84%) MicroStrategy

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 6 (7.89%) Apache Spark
1 6 (7.89%) CMS
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.63%) 3ds Max
2 2 (2.63%) Maya
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Mudbox
2 2 (2.63%) ZBrush
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) GitHub
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) Amazon Redshift
1 9 (11.84%) Looker
2 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 6 (7.89%) Spark SQL
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.21%) Maven
3 6 (7.89%) Subversion
4 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.95%) Babel
6 3 (3.95%) JIRA
6 3 (3.95%) webpack
6 3 (3.95%) Xcode
7 2 (2.63%) Bower
7 2 (2.63%) Grunt
7 2 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.63%) Mocha
8 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.32%) CppUnit
8 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 76 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (9.21%) Marketing
3 6 (7.89%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Games Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Data Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) iOS Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Java Games Developer
5 7 (9.21%) 3D Developer
6 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Data Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Development Manager
6 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Unity 3D Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
8 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (14.47%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) iOS SDK
4 9 (11.84%) Web Services
5 8 (10.53%) JSON
6 7 (9.21%) HTML5
7 6 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (7.89%) Apache Camel
7 6 (7.89%) Java EE
7 6 (7.89%) JDBC
7 6 (7.89%) REST
7 6 (7.89%) Spring
8 5 (6.58%) React Native
9 4 (5.26%) LAMP
9 4 (5.26%) Node.js
10 3 (3.95%) CSS
10 3 (3.95%) jQuery
10 3 (3.95%) OpenGL
10 3 (3.95%) WebSockets
10 3 (3.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Mobile Games
2 13 (17.11%) Social Media
3 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
4 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.16%) Online Games
5 9 (11.84%) Graphic Design
5 9 (11.84%) Visualisation
6 8 (10.53%) Animation
6 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
7 6 (7.89%) Xbox
8 4 (5.26%) Replication
8 4 (5.26%) User Experience
9 3 (3.95%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (2.63%) Handset
10 2 (2.63%) Online Gambling
10 2 (2.63%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Android
2 36 (47.37%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
5 3 (3.95%) Unix
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) OO
3 15 (19.74%) OOP
4 12 (15.79%) Analytics
5 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
6 9 (11.84%) Actionable Insight
6 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
6 9 (11.84%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (11.84%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (10.53%) TDD
8 7 (9.21%) Android Development
8 7 (9.21%) Mobile Development
8 7 (9.21%) Multithreading
8 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.89%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (7.89%) Disruptive Innovation
9 6 (7.89%) MapReduce
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Web Development
10 5 (6.58%) Integrated Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) C#
2 17 (22.37%) Java
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.16%) SQL
5 8 (10.53%) C++
5 8 (10.53%) Python
6 6 (7.89%) C
6 6 (7.89%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.58%) ECMAScript
7 5 (6.58%) Scala
8 4 (5.26%) Go
8 4 (5.26%) PHP
8 4 (5.26%) PHP 5
9 3 (3.95%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.95%) R
10 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.63%) Ruby
10 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.32%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MBA
2 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) MicroStrategy
1 9 (11.84%) Netezza
1 9 (11.84%) Tableau
1 9 (11.84%) Vertica
2 5 (6.58%) Adobe
3 4 (5.26%) Facebook
3 4 (5.26%) PayPal
4 2 (2.63%) Apple
4 2 (2.63%) Intel
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) Perforce
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