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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +7.14%
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
526 364 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.94% 82.92% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 386 280 404
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £55,000 £69,800
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