How to enter the world of games and programming?
The value of the game industry in the world last year amounted to over 172 billion dollars, and in the year 2027 will exceed 314 billion dollars. For comparison, according to the report “The Game Industry in Poland 2021”, revenue growth in this sector in Poland, year on year, remains at nearly 30 percent. And what is more, in 2020, domestic game developers generated revenue worth nearly 1 billion euros. In connection with such a dynamic development of the gaming industry, also in Poland, specialists responsible for their creation are sought after, including primarily programmers. Those with knowledge of the most popular programming languages in gamedev, i.e. game development, in this m.in. Swift and Java, in January 2022 they could expect to earn even about 21 thousand PLN. PLN net.
The most popular technologies used to create games
The last few years have seen dynamic development and growth in the value of the games industry worldwide. It employs specialists in many fields, dealing with m.in. Designing, sound engineering, scripting, but above all programming. Juris Krikis – an expert from the Swedish company Evolution – lists the technologies most commonly used for their programming and suggests which ones are worth starting your adventure in this industry.
Programming languages used in gaming and salaries