The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 186 - 188
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £41,250 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
Games Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3540 3704 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.41% 96.89% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 3111 3242
Median salary £41,592 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,375 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Games Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Games Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Games Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Games Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Manchester region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) CreateJS
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) WebGL
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Spine.js
4 1 (25.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML

Games Developer Skill Set
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 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CreateJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spine.js
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WebGL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce