The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Games Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Games Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Game Designer
Rank 886 913 894
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Games Designer 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -28.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Games Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Games Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Games Designer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Games Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Games Designer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Games Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
Oxford - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
South East - 7 - -
England - 7 - -
Scotland +13 2 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Dundee -5 2 £40,000 +35.59% 1

Senior Games Designer
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Games Designer 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 Senior Games Designer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Games
1 9 (100.00%) Game Development
2 7 (77.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Mobile Games
2 7 (77.78%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Social Gaming
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

Senior Games Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Games Designer 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 Senior Games Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile Games
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 2 (22.22%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Android
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Game Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
Dundee, Angus
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago