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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
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
130 93 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 90.91% 77.50% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 71
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £39,000
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