The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Games Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Game Developer
Rank 934 930 922
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 1 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.007% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C++ Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Games Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer within the UK.

C++ Games Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Games Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
England +14 1 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

C++ Games Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ 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 C++ Games Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (61.11%) Game Development
3 8 (44.44%) OpenGL
3 8 (44.44%) Android
3 8 (44.44%) Android Development
3 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
3 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Online Games
6 4 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) C
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) PlayStation
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) TDD
9 1 (5.56%) jQuery
9 1 (5.56%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.56%) Degree
9 1 (5.56%) JSON
9 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.56%) Life Science
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) HTML5

C++ Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ 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 C++ Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) DirectX
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Online Games
2 4 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Games
3 1 (5.56%) PlayStation
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Android
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Game Development
2 8 (44.44%) Android Development
2 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft