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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +10.29%
Game Development
Tyne and Wear

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
457 338 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.63% 82.84% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 385 268 282
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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