The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Game Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.64% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.64% -  

Game Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1683 1678 1753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.19% 89.92% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1459 1461
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Game Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Bristol

Game Development
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Game Development in Bristol

Game Development
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Game Development in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Game Development in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Games
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Python
3 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (87.50%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (75.00%) Pair Programming
4 12 (75.00%) Degree
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (68.75%) Java
5 11 (68.75%) C#
5 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (68.75%) Open Source
5 11 (68.75%) LLVM
5 11 (68.75%) GCC
5 11 (68.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) PlayStation
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) HTTP

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) GCC
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Games Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PlayStation
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (75.00%) Pair Programming
4 11 (68.75%) Open Source
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) Python
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (68.75%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
Bristol
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago