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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
South West / Somerset
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.50% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%

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
549 542 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.20% 88.27% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 459 454 377
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £35,000 -
Game Development
South West

Game Development
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree