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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 67 68
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.05% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
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
455 475 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 88.35% 80.65% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 398 412 518
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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