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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 78 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.21% 0.99% 2.93%
As % of the General category 4.25% 2.36% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 13
Average salary £43,250 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
259 296 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.52% 41.81% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 208 233 178
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Games also 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 that cited Games.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Time Management
5 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
5 3 (23.08%) PCI QSA
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 3 (23.08%) CRISC
6 2 (15.38%) ATDD
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Games also 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 that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Assistant
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) ATDD
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) PCI QSA
2 3 (23.08%) CRISC
2 3 (23.08%) CISA
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco