Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 102 120
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.075% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.088% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
North East median annual salary - - £50,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +5.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,371 1,138 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.44% 85.05% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,197 951 1,060
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in the North East

Game Development
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Game Development in the North East