Updated Feb 5, 2023

How much does a Game Developer make in United Kingdom?

Updated Feb 5, 2023

Experience

Industry

£43,686 / yrTotal Pay
£38,448 / yrBase Pay
£5,238 / yrAdditional Pay

£43,686

 / yr
£26K£74K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Game Developer is £43,686 per year in the United Kingdom area, with an average salary of £38,448 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is £5,238 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Game Developer in United Kingdom

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Game Developer in United Kingdom. Employers include tombola, King and Unity.

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tombola
tombola
$94,096/yr
34 open jobs
2
King
$89,201/yr
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What are total pay estimates for a Game Developer at different companies in United Kingdom?

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Game DeveloperSee 12 salaries from this location

£60,311

 / yr

£59,968

 / yr

£42,613

 / yr

£29,313

 / yr

£23,871

 / yr

£32,157

 / yr

£37,305

 / yr

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£53,540

 / yr

£36,433

 / yr

£20,081

 / yr

£51,101

 / yr

£30,000

 / yr

£45,969

 / yr

£25,000

 / yr

£43,213

 / yr

£26,238

 / yr

£26,018

 / yr

£31,808

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£38,300

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Top Paying Industries

For a Game Developer in United Kingdom

The top 3 paying industries for a Game Developer in United Kingdom are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $89,201, Information Technology with a median total pay of $88,662 and Arts, Entertainment & Recreation with a median total pay of $71,678.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$89,201

    3% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$88,662

    2% Higher than other industries

  • Arts, Entertainment & RecreationArts, Entertainment & Recreation$71,678

    21% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

The top paying company in Media & Communication for Game Developer is King.

KingKing$89,201/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.