The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 83 75
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.30%
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 £47,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.33% +7.14%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
674 673 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.89% 86.73% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 591 566 470
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,225 £60,150 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Game Development
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Game Development Salary Trend in the North East