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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 289 - 249
Rank change year-on-year - - +77
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.025% - 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
10th Percentile - - £35,375
25th Percentile £56,250 - £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 - £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -24.53%
75th Percentile £58,750 - £55,000
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median annual salary £57,500 - £75,000

Game Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,514 5,087 5,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.93% 95.41% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,728 4,545 5,050
10th Percentile £45,250 £43,750 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in the City of London

Game Development
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Game Development in the City of London.

Salary trend for Game Development in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (100.00%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Documentation Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) VMware