Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Game Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Game Development over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +135
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.95% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Kent median annual salary - £32,500 -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% +6.25%

Game Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 915 1,163 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.23% 88.31% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 768 999 1,436
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Kent

Game Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development in Kent.

Salary trend for Game Development in Kent

Game Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
Chatham - 10 - -
Game Development
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Games
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
1 10 (100.00%) Mocha
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) GitLab
1 10 (100.00%) React
1 10 (100.00%) webpack
1 10 (100.00%) ES6
1 10 (100.00%) Vue.js
1 10 (100.00%) Travis CI
1 10 (100.00%) Redux
1 10 (100.00%) npm
1 10 (100.00%) Jest
1 10 (100.00%) Enzyme
1 10 (100.00%) ES7

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) GitLab
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Mocha
1 10 (100.00%) Travis CI
1 10 (100.00%) webpack
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 10 (100.00%) Enzyme
1 10 (100.00%) Jest
1 10 (100.00%) React
1 10 (100.00%) Redux
1 10 (100.00%) Vue.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) MVVM
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) ES6
1 10 (100.00%) ES7