The median annual salary for a Games Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Game Programmer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Programmer 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - 1.83% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 93 164 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 155 119
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Games Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Games Programmer in Wakefield

Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Games Programmer in Wakefield