The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
North West / Manchester
Rank 182 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3281 2915 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.54% 90.16% 86.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 2398 2898
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Game Development
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Manchester

Game Development
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Game Development across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Game Development Salary Histogram in Manchester

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (60.00%) DirectX
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Content Development
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) Animation
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Mocha
5 3 (30.00%) Node.js
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (30.00%) React

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maya
1 1 (10.00%) MODO
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Mocha
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) webpack
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Junior
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) DirectX
1 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (30.00%) React
2 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Animation
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Content Development
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) ES6
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
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