Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Games Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1055 1141 1213
Rank change year-on-year +86 +72 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 95 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.033% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 93 52 67
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Java Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 90 £60,000 +4.35% 6
Midlands +13 4 £50,000 -11.11%
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
South East +40 1 £50,000 -25.93%
Java Games Developer
UK

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region featuring Java Games Developer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (88.42%) Games
3 60 (63.16%) TDD
4 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (54.74%) Spring
6 50 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (48.42%) NoSQL
8 39 (41.05%) JavaScript
9 38 (40.00%) Microservices
10 35 (36.84%) BDD
11 32 (33.68%) Multithreading
12 31 (32.63%) REST
13 30 (31.58%) DevOps
14 25 (26.32%) OO
15 23 (24.21%) AngularJS
15 23 (24.21%) Apache Camel
15 23 (24.21%) React
16 22 (23.16%) Docker
16 22 (23.16%) SQL
16 22 (23.16%) HTML
17 21 (22.11%) MySQL
17 21 (22.11%) JMS
17 21 (22.11%) Hibernate
18 19 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
19 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
19 18 (18.95%) CSS
19 18 (18.95%) Game Development
20 17 (17.89%) Spring Boot
21 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
21 15 (15.79%) Big Data

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) npm
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (48.42%) NoSQL
2 21 (22.11%) MySQL
3 15 (15.79%) Big Data
3 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.63%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
6 10 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Maven
2 11 (11.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.47%) Gradle
4 9 (9.47%) Grunt
5 8 (8.42%) Babel
6 5 (5.26%) Mockito
7 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.21%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.11%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Bower
9 1 (1.05%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.05%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 84 (88.42%) Games
2 11 (11.58%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (54.74%) Spring
2 31 (32.63%) REST
3 23 (24.21%) AngularJS
3 23 (24.21%) Apache Camel
3 23 (24.21%) React
4 22 (23.16%) HTML
5 21 (22.11%) Hibernate
5 21 (22.11%) JMS
6 18 (18.95%) CSS
7 17 (17.89%) Spring Boot
8 8 (8.42%) J2SE
8 8 (8.42%) JSON
8 8 (8.42%) Web Services
8 8 (8.42%) XML
9 7 (7.37%) J2EE
10 4 (4.21%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (4.21%) JSP
10 4 (4.21%) RESTful
10 4 (4.21%) Servlets
10 4 (4.21%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Mobile Games
2 5 (5.26%) Online Games
2 5 (5.26%) Social Gaming
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) Photography
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Unix
2 5 (5.26%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.16%) TDD
2 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (40.00%) Microservices
5 35 (36.84%) BDD
6 32 (33.68%) Multithreading
7 30 (31.58%) DevOps
8 25 (26.32%) OO
9 19 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 18 (18.95%) Game Development
10 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.63%) Front End Development
11 12 (12.63%) Scrum
12 11 (11.58%) Functional Testing
13 9 (9.47%) OOP
13 9 (9.47%) Refactoring
14 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
15 5 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (5.26%) Web Development
16 4 (4.21%) Probability Theory
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (41.05%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.16%) SQL
4 14 (14.74%) C++
5 8 (8.42%) Groovy
6 4 (4.21%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle