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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 61 61
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
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
397 361 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.29% 86.99% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 331 296 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
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