The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Game Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 372 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.69% 85.71% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 391 289 412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,350 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Game Development
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Merseyside

Game Development
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Liverpool - 2 - -
Game Development
North West

Game Development
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (100.00%) NuGet
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (100.00%) NuGet
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Release Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA