The table below looks at the statistics for the Games Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Programmer
Rank 110 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Programmer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.082% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Games Programmer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 671 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.02% 97.96% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 613 728
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Games Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games Programmer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Games Programmer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Games Programmer Salary Trend in Brighton

Games Programmer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Games Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Games Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design

Games Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Games Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Games Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++