The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 81 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Games 6 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.71% 0.92% 2.59%
As % of the General category 2.42% 3.17% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 28
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,900 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

General Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
248 284 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.14% 29.04% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 232 239 284
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Games
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Games Salary Trend in Brighton

Games
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Games 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Games.

1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) OOP
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Xbox
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Game Development
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Games Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Xbox
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) OOP
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) ATDD
3 2 (12.50%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Game Development
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
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