The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Developer
Rank 221 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Games Developer
England

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Games Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer across the South West region.

Games Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Games Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Somerset - 1 - -
Games Developer
England

Games Developer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (71.43%) Game Development
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Social Network
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) J2ME
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) WebGL
5 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
5 1 (14.29%) REST

Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) WebGL
2 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) J2ME
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Game Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Exeter
Creative Personnel
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago