Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Games Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 347 417
Rank change year-on-year +57 +70 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 34 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.027% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 2
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +17.39% +64.29%
10th Percentile £48,250 £63,750 £49,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £66,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +17.39% +64.29%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9701 11267 16153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8787 10272 14032
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Java Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Java Games Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 November 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 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) TDD
2 33 (97.06%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (79.41%) Games
3 27 (79.41%) NoSQL
4 26 (76.47%) Spring
4 26 (76.47%) DevOps
4 26 (76.47%) Multithreading
5 21 (61.76%) Microservices
5 21 (61.76%) REST
6 20 (58.82%) Apache Camel
6 20 (58.82%) Docker
7 18 (52.94%) Concurrent Programming
8 15 (44.12%) Big Data
8 15 (44.12%) JMS
9 10 (29.41%) BDD
10 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 8 (23.53%) OO
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (20.59%) Banking
11 7 (20.59%) OOP
11 7 (20.59%) MySQL
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
13 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
14 2 (5.88%) Maven

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) NoSQL
2 15 (44.12%) Big Data
3 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (20.59%) MySQL
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Bower
2 1 (2.94%) Grunt
2 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 27 (79.41%) Games
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) Spring
2 21 (61.76%) REST
3 20 (58.82%) Apache Camel
4 15 (44.12%) JMS
5 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) JAXB
5 1 (2.94%) Kafka
5 1 (2.94%) React
5 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) TDD
2 33 (97.06%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (76.47%) DevOps
4 26 (76.47%) Multithreading
5 21 (61.76%) Microservices
6 18 (52.94%) Concurrent Programming
7 10 (29.41%) BDD
8 8 (23.53%) OO
8 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
9 7 (20.59%) OOP
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle