The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Game Developer
Rank 893 955 971
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Games Developer 22 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.012% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.012% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 13
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Games Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Games Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Games Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Games Developer over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Games Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Games Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Games Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +56 20 £57,500 -4.16% 4
London +60 19 £57,500 - 2
South East - 1 £67,500 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £67,500 -

Senior Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Games Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) Java
5 9 (25.00%) C#
5 9 (25.00%) Game Development
5 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.22%) HTML5
6 8 (22.22%) Mobile Games
7 7 (19.44%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) Spring
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) C++
7 7 (19.44%) MySQL
7 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
7 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
7 7 (19.44%) Android
7 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
8 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Linux
8 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (13.89%) Billing
9 5 (13.89%) .NET
9 5 (13.89%) REST
9 5 (13.89%) Sinatra
9 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
9 5 (13.89%) NoSQL

Senior 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 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Redis
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.89%) RSpec
3 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.56%) GoCD
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) Babel
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Log4Net
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 36 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Billing
4 4 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (22.22%) HTML5
4 7 (19.44%) Spring
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) .NET
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (13.89%) REST
6 5 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (13.89%) Sinatra
6 5 (13.89%) Swagger
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.11%) JSON
7 4 (11.11%) LINQ
7 4 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Pixi.js
7 4 (11.11%) React Native
7 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (11.11%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Mobile Games
2 4 (11.11%) Animation
2 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Online Gambling
3 3 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Online Games
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Game Development
3 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Android Development
4 4 (11.11%) API Development
4 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.33%) BDD
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Kanban
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
6 4 (11.11%) ECMAScript
6 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 3 (8.33%) C
8 2 (5.56%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) F#
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.78%) R
9 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago