Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 164 179
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.036% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,700 £17,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £49,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% +9.68%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,539 2,472 2,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.32% 90.25% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,228 2,043 2,247
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Oxfordshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Game Development in Oxfordshire

Game Development
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford -16 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Game Development
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++