The first table below looks at the demand for the Games Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Developer
Rank - 170 173
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.057% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.060% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4656 3309 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 94.09% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3703 2559 2723
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Games Developer
Yorkshire

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Games Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Games Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Games Developer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Game Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Games Developer in their job title 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 with Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#