The median annual salary for a Gameplay Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gameplay Programmer
UK
Rank - 946 958
Permanent jobs requiring a Gameplay Programmer 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +58.33%  
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Gameplay Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Gameplay Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Gameplay Programmer in the UK

Gameplay Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gameplay Programmer.

Salary trend for Gameplay Programmer in the UK

Gameplay Programmer Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Gameplay Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Gameplay Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development

Gameplay Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++