Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Games Programmer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 14 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +312
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Games Programmer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.038% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median annual salary £30,000 - -
South East median annual salary £30,000 - £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,009 5,466 7,413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.64% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,183 4,462 6,276
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

C++ Games Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Games Programmer in Surrey

C++ Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C++ Games Programmer in Surrey

C++ Games Programmer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Games Programmer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Guildford - 2 £30,000 -
C++ Games Programmer
South East

C++ Games Programmer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 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 Surrey region featuring C++ Games Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (50.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (50.00%) State Machine
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (50.00%) Sony
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence

C++ Games Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (50.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (50.00%) State Machine
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sony