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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 63 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Games 28 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.34% 2.19% 0.67%
As % of the General category 9.69% 7.18% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
289 376 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 34.45% 30.54% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 210 313 139
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
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 28 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 26 (72.22%) Game Development
2 23 (63.89%) Web Development
3 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
4 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 15 (41.67%) Sass
5 15 (41.67%) LESS
6 14 (38.89%) Degree
7 13 (36.11%) jQuery
7 13 (36.11%) MySQL
7 13 (36.11%) PHP
7 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
7 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
7 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
8 12 (33.33%) Asset Management
9 11 (30.56%) Spring
9 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 11 (30.56%) Ruby
9 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (30.56%) Integration Testing
9 11 (30.56%) Symfony
9 11 (30.56%) Jetty
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Java
9 11 (30.56%) Apache
9 11 (30.56%) Python
9 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
9 11 (30.56%) nginx
9 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 11 (30.56%) Jetty
1 11 (30.56%) Apache
1 11 (30.56%) nginx
1 11 (30.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (30.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WLAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
1 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
2 11 (30.56%) Riak
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (30.56%) Grunt
2 11 (30.56%) gulp
General
1 1 (2.78%) Interactive Media
1 1 (2.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Web Engineer
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Junior
4 2 (5.56%) Programmer
4 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Software Programmer
5 1 (2.78%) Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
1 18 (50.00%) CSS
2 15 (41.67%) Sass
2 15 (41.67%) LESS
3 13 (36.11%) jQuery
3 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
4 11 (30.56%) Spring
4 11 (30.56%) Symfony
4 11 (30.56%) Backbone.js
4 11 (30.56%) Ember.js
5 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (2.78%) cocos2d
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) NHS
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) Xbox
3 1 (2.78%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Game Development
2 23 (63.89%) Web Development
3 12 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 11 (30.56%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Coaching
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Business Development
6 1 (2.78%) OO
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
3 11 (30.56%) Ruby
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) Python
3 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) PHP5
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Varnish
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago