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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Game Developer
UK
Rank 844 936 943
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Developer 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.003% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Median salary £55,000 £82,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +96.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £82,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £82,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 - £46,250

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

C++ Games Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Games Developer
Top 6 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +88 5 £55,000 -33.33% 6
London +74 4 £62,500 -24.24% 2
South West - 1 £35,000 - 1
City of London - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 £35,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Lua
4 4 (33.33%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) Animation
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Physics
5 3 (25.00%) iPhone
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Social Gaming
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) WebGL
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Animation
2 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Social Gaming
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Deep Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Game Development
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Trading
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Lua
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) Facebook
1 1 (8.33%) Intel
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