The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 5.13% - 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  

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 Dundee with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 48 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 87.18% 97.96% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 28
Median salary £44,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.92% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 Dundee

Game Development
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Game Development in Dundee

Game Development
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JNI
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Gameplay Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Games Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Games Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft