The median annual salary for a Games Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Game Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 270 270
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.027% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -10.62%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5940 7161 7359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 5790 5929
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Games Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Games Developer in the East of England

Games Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Games Developer in the East of England

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 East of England region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Games Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Cambridgeshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago