The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 74 77
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.72% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £30,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  

Game Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 605 555 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 87.30% 85.52% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 523 498 502
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Game Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Oxford

Game Development
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Game Development in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Video Game Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce