The table below looks at the statistics for the Gameplay Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gameplay Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gameplay Programmer
Rank 79 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Gameplay Programmer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £31,250
Gameplay Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
704 542 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.37% 97.31% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 585 423 583
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,534
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Gameplay Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gameplay Programmer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Gameplay Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Gameplay Programmer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Gameplay Programmer Salary Trend in the North East

Gameplay Programmer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gameplay Programmer within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 -
Gameplay Programmer
England

Gameplay Programmer
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Gameplay Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Gameplay Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Games

Gameplay Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Gameplay Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Gameplay Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python