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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Game Developer
Rank - 891 879
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Blender
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

C++ Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (100.00%) Blender
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL