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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 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 - 0.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.66% +15.38%
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
161 66 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.50% 62.26% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 62 86
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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