The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 422 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.78% 74.69% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 565 370 381
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Game Development
South West

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 - -
Game Development
South West

Game Development
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Games Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree