The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £33,750 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+21.48% +14.40%
Game Development
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 548 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.90% 79.88% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 449 474 472
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Game Development
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Somerset

Game Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Game Development also 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 that cited Game Development.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Game Development also 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 that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree