The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.69%
Game Development
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
627 581 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.94% 86.59% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 535 473 419
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Game Development
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Sheffield