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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 130 106
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.12% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.64% -  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1179 1438 1324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.79% 88.06% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1145 1079
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Abingdon +35 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Wallingford +16 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Oxford +7 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Game Development
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago