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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 43 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -10
Permanent jobs citing Games 48 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.64% 1.63% 0.90%
As % of the General category 15.48% 6.49% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
310 308 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 36.43% 25.16% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 215 260 147
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (76.79%) Game Development
2 41 (73.21%) Web Development
3 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
4 35 (62.50%) HTML
4 35 (62.50%) CSS
5 29 (51.79%) MySQL
5 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
5 29 (51.79%) jQuery
5 29 (51.79%) NoSQL
5 29 (51.79%) Sass
5 29 (51.79%) LESS
5 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 28 (50.00%) Node.js
6 28 (50.00%) Degree
7 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
7 27 (48.21%) SQL
7 27 (48.21%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (48.21%) MongoDB
7 27 (48.21%) Riak
7 27 (48.21%) Backbone.js
7 27 (48.21%) Ember.js
8 25 (44.64%) gulp
8 25 (44.64%) Grunt
8 25 (44.64%) GitHub
8 25 (44.64%) Varnish
8 25 (44.64%) Apache
8 25 (44.64%) Python
8 25 (44.64%) Shell Script
8 25 (44.64%) nginx
8 25 (44.64%) Amazon AWS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (50.00%) Node.js
2 25 (44.64%) Apache
2 25 (44.64%) nginx
3 15 (26.79%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 25 (44.64%) GitHub
1 25 (44.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) MySQL
1 29 (51.79%) NoSQL
2 27 (48.21%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (48.21%) MongoDB
2 27 (48.21%) Riak
3 10 (17.86%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (44.64%) gulp
2 25 (44.64%) Grunt
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.79%) Interactive Media
1 1 (1.79%) German Language
1 1 (1.79%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Software Engineer
1 25 (44.64%) Web Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Web Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Junior
5 2 (3.57%) Programmer
5 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Programmer
6 1 (1.79%) Software Programmer
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (62.50%) HTML
1 35 (62.50%) CSS
2 29 (51.79%) jQuery
2 29 (51.79%) Sass
2 29 (51.79%) LESS
2 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
3 27 (48.21%) Backbone.js
3 27 (48.21%) Ember.js
4 15 (26.79%) Spring
4 15 (26.79%) Symfony
5 10 (17.86%) Express
6 3 (5.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (1.79%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) .NET
7 1 (1.79%) WebKit
7 1 (1.79%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.93%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
4 1 (1.79%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Game Development
2 41 (73.21%) Web Development
3 25 (44.64%) Integration Testing
3 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
4 16 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.57%) SDLC
6 2 (3.57%) OOP
6 2 (3.57%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.79%) Planning Poker
7 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.79%) Business Development
7 1 (1.79%) Pair Programming
7 1 (1.79%) OO
7 1 (1.79%) User Stories
7 1 (1.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 27 (48.21%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) Python
3 25 (44.64%) Shell Script
3 25 (44.64%) Ruby
4 17 (30.36%) PHP
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) PHP5
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) Varnish
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Riot Games EU
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