The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 488 504 554
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 111 162 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 106 143 110
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Games Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33777 41677 43212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.20% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 35467 36714
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Games Developer in the job title.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Games Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Games Developer Salary Trend in London

Games Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Games Developer Salary Histogram in London

Games Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 1 £67,500 +42.10%
Games Developer
England

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 227 (100.00%) Games
2 126 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (43.17%) JavaScript
4 95 (41.85%) TDD
5 91 (40.09%) C#
6 80 (35.24%) Java
7 78 (34.36%) Scrum
8 76 (33.48%) HTML
9 71 (31.28%) BDD
10 64 (28.19%) Kanban
11 62 (27.31%) HTML5
12 61 (26.87%) .NET
13 58 (25.55%) MVC
13 58 (25.55%) Web Application Development
14 57 (25.11%) SQL Server
15 54 (23.79%) ASP.NET
15 54 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (23.35%) Degree
17 52 (22.91%) LINQ
17 52 (22.91%) NHibernate
17 52 (22.91%) Online Games
17 52 (22.91%) Rhino Mocks
17 52 (22.91%) Moq
17 52 (22.91%) CSS
17 52 (22.91%) NUnit
17 52 (22.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 52 (22.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 41 (18.06%) Spring
19 32 (14.10%) OOP
20 29 (12.78%) NoSQL

Games Developer Skill Set
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 9 (3.96%) Apache
2 8 (3.52%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.64%) Apache TomEE
4 5 (2.20%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.20%) CMS
4 5 (2.20%) JBoss
4 5 (2.20%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.88%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.88%) Jetty
6 1 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.44%) Maya
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.96%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) HTTP
1 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.11%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (12.78%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.81%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.73%) MySQL
6 11 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.64%) Hazelcast
7 6 (2.64%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.20%) Big Data
8 5 (2.20%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) Redis
9 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (22.91%) Moq
1 52 (22.91%) NUnit
1 52 (22.91%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (10.13%) Maven
3 21 (9.25%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.85%) Cucumber
4 11 (4.85%) gulp
5 9 (3.96%) Grunt
5 9 (3.96%) Jasmine
5 9 (3.96%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.96%) Mocha
5 9 (3.96%) RSpec
6 6 (2.64%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.64%) Subversion
7 4 (1.76%) Bower
8 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.32%) Gradle
8 3 (1.32%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.88%) JUnit
9 2 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 227 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (5.29%) Finance
3 9 (3.96%) Billing
4 6 (2.64%) Banking
4 6 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.48%) HTML
2 62 (27.31%) HTML5
3 61 (26.87%) .NET
4 54 (23.79%) ASP.NET
4 54 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 52 (22.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 52 (22.91%) CSS
5 52 (22.91%) LINQ
5 52 (22.91%) NHibernate
6 41 (18.06%) Spring
7 28 (12.33%) WCF
8 27 (11.89%) .NET Framework
9 26 (11.45%) AngularJS
9 26 (11.45%) Silverlight
9 26 (11.45%) WPF
9 26 (11.45%) XML
10 19 (8.37%) ActiveMQ
10 19 (8.37%) Pixi.js
11 16 (7.05%) CSS3
11 16 (7.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.91%) Online Games
2 26 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.81%) Client/Server
4 19 (8.37%) Animation
5 16 (7.05%) Online Gambling
6 15 (6.61%) Social Media
7 14 (6.17%) Mathematics
8 11 (4.85%) Mobile Games
9 9 (3.96%) User Experience
10 6 (2.64%) Social Gaming
11 4 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.76%) iPhone
12 3 (1.32%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.32%) Graphic Design
12 3 (1.32%) iPad
13 2 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.88%) Clustering
13 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.88%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.89%) Linux
2 19 (8.37%) Android
3 18 (7.93%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (41.85%) TDD
3 78 (34.36%) Scrum
4 71 (31.28%) BDD
5 64 (28.19%) Kanban
6 58 (25.55%) MVC
6 58 (25.55%) Web Application Development
7 32 (14.10%) OOP
8 27 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (11.89%) OO
9 23 (10.13%) Software Engineering
9 23 (10.13%) Web Development
10 20 (8.81%) Game Development
11 19 (8.37%) Front End Development
11 19 (8.37%) Mobile Development
12 15 (6.61%) Multithreading
13 14 (6.17%) DevOps
14 13 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.73%) Mentoring
15 11 (4.85%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 98 (43.17%) JavaScript
2 91 (40.09%) C#
3 80 (35.24%) Java
4 26 (11.45%) VB.NET
5 23 (10.13%) C++
5 23 (10.13%) Python
5 23 (10.13%) TypeScript
6 16 (7.05%) PHP
6 16 (7.05%) Scala
6 16 (7.05%) SQL
7 12 (5.29%) Ruby
8 7 (3.08%) ES6
8 7 (3.08%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.32%) Lua
11 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 53 (23.35%) Degree
2 26 (11.45%) MCAD
2 26 (11.45%) MCP
2 26 (11.45%) MCSD
2 26 (11.45%) MCTS
2 26 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.52%) Docker
2 2 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Mesos
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (3.52%) Facebook
2 4 (1.76%) Adobe
3 2 (0.88%) Apple
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.44%) Google
4 1 (0.44%) Intel
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.44%) Samsung
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
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