The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Game Developer
Rank 896 937 969
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 19 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 23
Median salary £62,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%

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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured C++ Games Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 within the UK.

C++ Games Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Games Developer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Games Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 19 £62,500 +108.33% 3
London +50 19 £62,500 -
City of London - 1 £34,500 -

C++ Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, C++ Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring C++ Games Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) Games
2 23 (67.65%) OpenGL
3 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
4 18 (52.94%) Mobile Games
5 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 15 (44.12%) Android
6 15 (44.12%) Game Development
6 15 (44.12%) Android Development
6 15 (44.12%) iOS Development
6 15 (44.12%) C
6 15 (44.12%) Mobile Development
7 12 (35.29%) C#
8 9 (26.47%) Social Gaming
9 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
11 5 (14.71%) PHP
11 5 (14.71%) ActionScript
11 5 (14.71%) Web Services
11 5 (14.71%) Windows
11 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
11 5 (14.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 5 (14.71%) Online Games
11 5 (14.71%) Time Management
12 2 (5.88%) MVC
12 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
12 2 (5.88%) OOP

C++ Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
1 2 (5.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) OpenGL
2 5 (14.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) DirectX
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) Qt
3 2 (5.88%) STL
3 2 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Mobile Games
2 9 (26.47%) Social Gaming
3 7 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 5 (14.71%) Online Games
5 2 (5.88%) 3D Printing
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) PlayStation
6 1 (2.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
2 15 (44.12%) Android
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) Android Development
2 15 (44.12%) Game Development
2 15 (44.12%) iOS Development
2 15 (44.12%) Mobile Development
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) CAD
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (44.12%) C
3 12 (35.29%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) ActionScript
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Sony
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bens, inc. Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 (neg) per year + flexible working hours
Posted: 22 days ago