The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 344 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.84% 90.05% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 287 311 296
Median salary £36,750 £43,726 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.95% +2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Game Development
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne