The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Designer
Rank 171 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Designer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% - 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +53.84%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Games Designer
UK

Games Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Games Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Games Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games Designer across the Scotland region.

Games Designer Salary Trend in Scotland

Games Designer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Games Designer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Games Designer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Dundee - 2 £38,750 - 1
Games Designer
UK

Games Designer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Games Designer 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 Games Designer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Social Gaming
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook

Games Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Games Designer 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 Games Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Gaming
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
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