The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Games Artist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Artist
Rank 909 963 983
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Artist 7 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Median salary £37,500 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -17.64%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
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% -

Games Artist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Games Artist in the job title.

Games Artist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Games Artist
Salary Trend

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

Games Artist Salary Trend in the UK

Games Artist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games Artist over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Games Artist Salary Histogram in the UK

Games Artist
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games Artist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +55 7 £37,500 -46.42% 1
Lichfield - 5 £29,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £29,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £29,000 -
London +49 2 £41,250 -41.07% 1

Games Artist Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Games Artist 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 Games Artist in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (70.00%) Animation
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 3 (30.00%) ZBrush
6 3 (30.00%) 3ds Max
6 3 (30.00%) Adobe
7 2 (20.00%) Flash
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Photography
7 2 (20.00%) Online Games
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
8 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (10.00%) Texturing
8 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
8 1 (10.00%) Prototyping

Games Artist 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:

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (30.00%) 3ds Max
3 3 (30.00%) ZBrush
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Animation
2 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Online Games
4 2 (20.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Texturing
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
South East London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago