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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Games Development
Rank 64 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.58% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
564 735 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 81.98% 83.05% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 472 618 472
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa +9 2 - -
Game Development
West Midlands

Game Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (66.67%) Flash
3 7 (58.33%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
4 5 (41.67%) Advertising
4 5 (41.67%) 3ds Max
4 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
4 5 (41.67%) User Experience Design
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Twitter
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) S-PLUS
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (25.00%) iBeacon

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (41.67%) 3ds Max
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (25.00%) S-PLUS
3 2 (16.67%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) iBeacon
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (41.67%) Advertising
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Flash
2 3 (25.00%) WCF
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
1 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience Design
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Twitter