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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 80 77
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.29%
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 £36,250 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.00%
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
597 673 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.27% 88.32% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 516 568 516
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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