The median annual salary for a Java Games Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Game Developer
UK / England
Rank 790 872 908
Rank change year-on-year +82 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 29 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.057% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.059% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 18
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £37,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Games Developer in England

Java Games Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java Games Developer in England

Java Games Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Games Developer in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Games Developer in England

Java Games Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Games Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 28 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South East - 1 £50,000 -
Java Games Developer
UK

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 England region featuring Java Games Developer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (94.03%) Games
3 44 (65.67%) TDD
4 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (52.24%) Spring
6 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (43.28%) NoSQL
8 27 (40.30%) Scrum
9 22 (32.84%) Scala
9 22 (32.84%) Kanban
10 21 (31.34%) ActiveMQ
11 20 (29.85%) Maven
11 20 (29.85%) DevOps
12 19 (28.36%) Microservices
13 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
13 17 (25.37%) BDD
14 16 (23.88%) MongoDB
14 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
14 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
15 15 (22.39%) Big Data
16 14 (20.90%) Low Latency
16 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
16 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
16 14 (20.90%) Neo4j
17 13 (19.40%) Multithreading
17 13 (19.40%) MySQL
17 13 (19.40%) Apache Camel
18 11 (16.42%) Concurrent Programming
18 11 (16.42%) Continuous Deployment
18 11 (16.42%) JSP

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.94%) MQSeries
3 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.96%) Apache
5 5 (7.46%) Apache TomEE
6 2 (2.99%) CMS
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.94%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (11.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) NoSQL
2 16 (23.88%) MongoDB
3 15 (22.39%) Big Data
4 14 (20.90%) Neo4j
5 13 (19.40%) MySQL
6 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
7 8 (11.94%) Apache Hive
7 8 (11.94%) HBase
8 6 (8.96%) Hazelcast
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
10 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (4.48%) Redis
12 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Maven
2 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.46%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.46%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.46%) Mocha
5 1 (1.49%) Gradle
5 1 (1.49%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) gulp
General
1 63 (94.03%) Games
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) Spring
2 21 (31.34%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
4 13 (19.40%) Apache Camel
5 11 (16.42%) JMS
5 11 (16.42%) JSP
6 10 (14.93%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (13.43%) Kafka
8 8 (11.94%) HTML
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
9 7 (10.45%) REST
10 6 (8.96%) CSS
10 6 (8.96%) J2SE
10 6 (8.96%) JDBC
10 6 (8.96%) XML
10 6 (8.96%) XSL
10 6 (8.96%) XSLT
11 5 (7.46%) JAXB
11 5 (7.46%) Servlets
11 5 (7.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Online Games
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.97%) Photography
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.48%) Fintech
5 3 (4.48%) Social Media
6 2 (2.99%) iPad
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.99%) Pricing Data
7 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.49%) Robotics
7 1 (1.49%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) TDD
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (40.30%) Scrum
5 22 (32.84%) Kanban
6 20 (29.85%) DevOps
7 19 (28.36%) Microservices
8 17 (25.37%) BDD
9 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
9 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
10 14 (20.90%) Low Latency
11 13 (19.40%) Multithreading
12 11 (16.42%) Concurrent Programming
12 11 (16.42%) Continuous Deployment
12 11 (16.42%) Pair Programming
13 10 (14.93%) SDLC
14 7 (10.45%) Mobile First
14 7 (10.45%) OOP
15 6 (8.96%) Automation Testing
16 5 (7.46%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) Scala
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) SQL
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Facebook
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago