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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 82 61
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.13% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
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
442 636 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 78.79% 83.25% 78.73%
Number of salaries quoted 387 553 457
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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