The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £33,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.40%
Game Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 148 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.82% 73.63% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 77 113 119
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Game Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Game Development Salary Trend in the Midlands