The median annual salary for a Java Games Developer was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Game Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 258 311
Rank change year-on-year +32 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.032% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.033% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £66,250 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.21% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Java Games Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Games Developer in the City of London

Java Games Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Java Games Developer in the City of London

Java Games Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Games Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Games Developer in the City of London

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Java Games Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (84.62%) NoSQL
4 9 (69.23%) OO
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 8 (61.54%) MySQL
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) Banking
5 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) Games
6 5 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
7 4 (30.77%) Microservices
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Photography
8 3 (23.08%) Docker
8 3 (23.08%) DevOps
9 2 (15.38%) REST
9 2 (15.38%) Big Data
9 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
9 2 (15.38%) OOP
9 2 (15.38%) JMS
10 1 (7.69%) C
10 1 (7.69%) C++

Java Games Developer Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) NoSQL
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
3 2 (15.38%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.69%) ReactiveX
4 1 (7.69%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Photography
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Microservices
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
8 1 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
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