Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Game Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Game Development over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Games Development
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 106 107
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Game Development 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.32% 0.086% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.094% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Warwickshire median annual salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -12.50%

Game Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1126 1068 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.22% 91.91% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 822 1116
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.95% -1.28% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Warwickshire

Game Development
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Game Development in Warwickshire.

Salary trend for Game Development in Warwickshire

Game Development
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Alcester - 3 - -
Atherstone - 1 - -
Game Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Game Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) MFC
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (75.00%) Lua
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Maya
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Houdini
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ZBrush
3 1 (25.00%) HLSL
3 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working

Game Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (25.00%) Houdini
1 1 (25.00%) Maya
1 1 (25.00%) ZBrush
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) MFC
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Lua
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HLSL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft