Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 361 462
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.14% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 4
City of London median annual salary - £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.14% +176.19%
London median annual salary £46,625 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.11% +12.50% +11.11%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9360 12210 18758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.99% 90.74% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8395 11031 15940
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Game Development in the City of London