The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 180
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2508 2778 2779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.20% 88.05% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2182 2228
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Game Development
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Game Development in the East Midlands