The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 72 78
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.91% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +7.14%
Game Development
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
736 616 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 88.89% 80.31% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 643 499 576
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Game Development
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Oxford

Game Development
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) PhD
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PhD