The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Game Development
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
466 492 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.94% 81.86% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 407 398 418
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £46,983 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Game Development
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Tyne and Wear region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear