The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 74 59
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Game Development
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 368 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.48% 80.35% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 235 295 289
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Game Development
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Portsmouth