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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 85 58
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.12% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
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
466 690 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 76.02% 82.63% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 413 592 408
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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