Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Games Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Game Programmer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +114
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Programmer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median annual salary - - -
South Yorkshire median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 879 876 1,029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.44% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 727 729 868
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £24,450 £24,950 £22,125
90th Percentile £63,600 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

C++ Games Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured C++ Games Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Games Programmer in Sheffield

C++ Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Games Programmer in Sheffield.

Salary trend for C++ Games Programmer in Sheffield

C++ Games Programmer Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, C++ Games Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring C++ Games Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Games
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 7 (100.00%) Game Development
1 7 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 7 (100.00%) CryEngine

C++ Games Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CryEngine
1 7 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 7 (100.00%) Game Development
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++