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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 66 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 23 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.64% 2.16% 0.74%
As % of the General category 8.33% 6.89% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 5
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
276 392 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.72% 31.31% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 206 314 157
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 19 (63.33%) Game Development
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) Web Development
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (40.00%) Sass
4 12 (40.00%) LESS
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 10 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (33.33%) PHP
6 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Symfony
7 8 (26.67%) Asset Management
7 8 (26.67%) Spring
7 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Ruby
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 8 (26.67%) Python
7 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 8 (26.67%) Grunt
7 8 (26.67%) gulp
7 8 (26.67%) Varnish

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
1 8 (26.67%) Jetty
1 8 (26.67%) nginx
1 8 (26.67%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (26.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WLAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
1 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
1 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (26.67%) Riak
2 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Grunt
2 8 (26.67%) gulp
General
1 1 (3.33%) Interactive Media
1 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Web Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Trainer
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
1 15 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) Sass
2 12 (40.00%) LESS
3 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 10 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (26.67%) Backbone.js
4 8 (26.67%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) Symfony
4 8 (26.67%) Ember.js
5 4 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.33%) cocos2d
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware
6 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) PlayStation
3 1 (3.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Game Development
2 16 (53.33%) Web Development
3 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) OOP
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Business Development
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 4 (13.33%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) PHP5
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago