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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 83 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £42,500 £54,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.01% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
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
688 640 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 91.13% 79.31% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 605 533 652
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) PostGIS
2 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA

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 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft