The median annual salary for a Junior Games Developer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Junior Game Developer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 898 934
Rank change year-on-year +58 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Games Developer 25 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 21
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £34,375 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 - £22,500

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Games Developer in England

Junior Games Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Games Developer in England

Junior 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 Junior Games Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +30 14 £22,500 - 3
Midlands - 8 £20,000 -
West Midlands - 8 £20,000 -
South East - 3 £27,500 -
Junior Games Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Junior 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 Junior Games Developer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Games
2 45 (93.75%) C#
3 44 (91.67%) Degree
4 28 (58.33%) BDD
4 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (56.25%) TDD
5 27 (56.25%) NUnit
5 27 (56.25%) Scrum
5 27 (56.25%) MVC
5 27 (56.25%) .NET
5 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (56.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 27 (56.25%) Moq
5 27 (56.25%) Web Application Development
5 27 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 27 (56.25%) NHibernate
5 27 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 27 (56.25%) LINQ
5 27 (56.25%) Kanban
6 26 (54.17%) MCTS
6 26 (54.17%) MCP
6 26 (54.17%) MCAD
6 26 (54.17%) MCSD
6 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (35.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 17 (35.42%) Game Development
8 14 (29.17%) Mobile Games

Junior 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (56.25%) Moq
1 27 (56.25%) NUnit
1 27 (56.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 48 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) .NET
1 27 (56.25%) .NET Framework
1 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
1 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 27 (56.25%) LINQ
1 27 (56.25%) NHibernate
2 17 (35.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Mobile Games
2 4 (8.33%) Animation
3 2 (4.17%) BBC
3 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.17%) Online Gambling
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (58.33%) BDD
2 27 (56.25%) Kanban
2 27 (56.25%) MVC
2 27 (56.25%) Scrum
2 27 (56.25%) TDD
2 27 (56.25%) Web Application Development
3 17 (35.42%) Game Development
4 2 (4.17%) Front End Development
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.08%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (91.67%) Degree
2 26 (54.17%) MCAD
2 26 (54.17%) MCP
2 26 (54.17%) MCSD
2 26 (54.17%) MCTS
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago