The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Games Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Programmer
Rank 579 - 676
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Programmer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £52,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 - £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £43,150
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +100.00%
Games Programmer
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
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
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 £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Games Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Games Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Games Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Games Programmer Salary Trend in London

Games Programmer
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 Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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 - 1 £50,000 -
Games Programmer
England

Games Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Games Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Online Games
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) R
4 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) OLAP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
5 1 (20.00%) Oculus Rift

Games Programmer 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) OLAP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Online Games
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago