The median annual salary for a Senior Games Designer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Game Designer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 922 968
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Games Designer 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Games Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Games Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Games Designer in the UK

Senior Games Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Games Designer.

Salary trend for Senior Games Designer in the UK

Senior Games Designer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior Games Designer 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 Senior Games Designer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Pixate
3 1 (33.33%) InVision
3 1 (33.33%) Framer.js
3 1 (33.33%) Monetization

Senior Games Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) InVision
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Pixate
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Framer.js
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) Monetization
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft