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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
England / London
Rank 567 600 610
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 12 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.10% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 36
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £48,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%

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
30048 36807 35921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.94% 89.24% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25220 31455 30125
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 £39,000 £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 22 February 2017.

Game Development Salary Histogram in London

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 39 (100.00%) Games
2 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
3 16 (41.03%) Degree
3 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
4 14 (35.90%) Mobile Games
4 14 (35.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 13 (33.33%) C#
5 13 (33.33%) Android
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) OO
7 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
7 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 9 (23.08%) Objective-C
8 9 (23.08%) OOP
9 8 (20.51%) Apple
9 8 (20.51%) JSON
9 8 (20.51%) REST
9 8 (20.51%) iOS Development
9 8 (20.51%) Apple Swift
10 6 (15.38%) iOS SDK
10 6 (15.38%) Java
11 5 (12.82%) C++
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.82%) Scrum
12 4 (10.26%) TDD
12 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
12 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
12 4 (10.26%) Analytics

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 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (7.69%) Looker
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.69%) Spark SQL
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Bower
3 2 (5.13%) Grunt
3 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.13%) Mocha
4 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.56%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) iOS Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Games Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Unity 3D Developer
5 5 (12.82%) 3D Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior iOS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Data Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Games Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (28.21%) Web Services
3 8 (20.51%) JSON
3 8 (20.51%) REST
4 6 (15.38%) iOS SDK
5 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
6 3 (7.69%) .NET
6 3 (7.69%) HTML
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (5.13%) CSS
7 2 (5.13%) CSS3
7 2 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) LESS
7 2 (5.13%) PhoneGap
7 2 (5.13%) Sass
8 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.56%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
2 14 (35.90%) Mobile Games
3 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.69%) Xbox
5 2 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.13%) Social Gaming
5 2 (5.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.56%) Animation
6 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
2 13 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (25.64%) OO
2 9 (23.08%) OOP
3 8 (20.51%) iOS Development
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) MapReduce
6 3 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Creative Marketing
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C#
2 9 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 8 (20.51%) Apple Swift
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 5 (12.82%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) Scala
7 3 (7.69%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) C
9 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.56%) Go
9 1 (2.56%) Groovy
9 1 (2.56%) Lua
9 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Kibana
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Apple
2 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (7.69%) Netezza
2 3 (7.69%) Tableau
2 3 (7.69%) Vertica
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Facebook
3 2 (5.13%) Intel
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Perforce
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