The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank 73 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.15% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +1.69%
Game Development
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 479 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 86.60% 78.40% 84.20%
Number of salaries quoted 526 411 582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Game Development across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Game Development Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Game Development also 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 that cited Game Development.

1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Korean Language
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Game Development also 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 that cited Game Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack