Game Programmer Salary

The average salary for a Game Programmer in the UK is:


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Game Programmer Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £33,334.

The average salary in 2011 was £25,000, based on 1 respondents (a difference of 0% from the 2010 figure.

The median salary for a Game Programmer based on all salary survey responses is: £24,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Game Programmer is £14.5.

Assorted Game Programmer Salary Information

£30,000North West2-February-15

Game Programmer Salary By UK Region

These figures use non-job specific statistical weighting from our salary data pool and also include for comparison the salaries for a Game Programmer job in US Dollars based on a recent exchante rate (last rate update 02/05/2013 with a pound to dollar exchange rate 1.56) for comparisons for our international visitors
Salary US Dollars Region
£25520 $39811.2 North West
£31611 $49313.16 London
£23200 $36192 Yorkshire and North East
£25230 $39358.8 South West
£29870 $46597.2 South East
£24650 $38454 Scotland
£26100 $40716 Northern Ireland
£24360 $38001.6 Wales
£26970 $42073.2 Midlands
£24070 $37549.2 East of England

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Game Programmer, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £21,750 for a worker in their 20s, £28,420 (30s), £33,640 (40s) and £33,640 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Game Programmer is considered to be a good representation across the UK market due to a good number of respondents who had this job title.

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