Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Games Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Game Developer
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.08% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 - -
Devon median annual salary £37,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 271 366 429
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 97.86% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 238 328 382
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,625 £21,896 £23,497
90th Percentile £57,875 £55,000 £56,250
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.87%

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Exeter region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
2 2 (66.67%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) OO

Games Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker