The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 27 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 0.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +12.78%
Game Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 89.39% 68.18% 56.54%
Number of salaries quoted 158 72 85
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Game Development
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Wakefield region.

Game Development Salary Trend in Wakefield