The median annual salary for a Java Games Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Game Developer
England / London
Rank 551 608 636
Rank change year-on-year +57 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 26 48 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.11% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.12% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 17
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £61,500
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Games Developer in London

Java Games Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Java Games Developer in London

Java Games Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Games Developer in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Games Developer in London

Java Games Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +49 5 £67,500 +35.00%
Java Games Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Java Games Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (93.33%) Games
3 42 (70.00%) TDD
4 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (51.67%) Spring
6 28 (46.67%) NoSQL
7 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (41.67%) Scrum
9 20 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
9 20 (33.33%) Kanban
10 19 (31.67%) Scala
10 19 (31.67%) Maven
10 19 (31.67%) Microservices
11 17 (28.33%) DevOps
11 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
12 16 (26.67%) BDD
12 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
13 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
14 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
14 14 (23.33%) Neo4j
14 14 (23.33%) Big Data
15 13 (21.67%) Apache Camel
15 13 (21.67%) MySQL
16 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
16 12 (20.00%) Low Latency
16 12 (20.00%) Multithreading
17 10 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
17 10 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
17 10 (16.67%) RabbitMQ

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (13.33%) MQSeries
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (3.33%) CMS
5 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (23.33%) Big Data
3 14 (23.33%) Neo4j
4 13 (21.67%) MySQL
5 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (13.33%) Apache Hive
6 8 (13.33%) HBase
7 6 (10.00%) Hazelcast
8 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (5.00%) Redis
10 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Maven
2 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 5 (8.33%) Mocha
5 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.67%) Gradle
6 1 (1.67%) Grunt
6 1 (1.67%) gulp
General
1 56 (93.33%) Games
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) Spring
2 20 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (21.67%) Apache Camel
4 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (16.67%) JMS
5 10 (16.67%) JSP
5 10 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (15.00%) Kafka
7 8 (13.33%) HTML
8 7 (11.67%) HTML5
9 6 (10.00%) CSS
9 6 (10.00%) J2SE
9 6 (10.00%) JDBC
9 6 (10.00%) REST
9 6 (10.00%) XML
9 6 (10.00%) XSL
9 6 (10.00%) XSLT
10 5 (8.33%) CSS3
10 5 (8.33%) Node.js
11 4 (6.67%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Online Games
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Photography
4 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) Fintech
4 3 (5.00%) Social Media
5 2 (3.33%) iPad
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.67%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) TDD
2 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (41.67%) Scrum
5 20 (33.33%) Kanban
6 19 (31.67%) Microservices
7 17 (28.33%) DevOps
8 16 (26.67%) BDD
9 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.00%) Low Latency
10 12 (20.00%) Multithreading
11 10 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
11 10 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (16.67%) Pair Programming
12 9 (15.00%) SDLC
13 7 (11.67%) Mobile First
13 7 (11.67%) OOP
14 6 (10.00%) Automation Testing
15 5 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (31.67%) Scala
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) C++
5 2 (3.33%) SQL
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago