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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 76 99 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.84% 0.88% 2.55%
As % of the General category 2.80% 3.13% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 25
Median salary £28,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
250 288 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.98% 28.24% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 228 250 255
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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 5 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 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 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (28.57%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) JIRA
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) Xbox
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) LAMP
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.52%) MS Office
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Electronics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (4.76%) gulp
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.76%) DHTML
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Xbox
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
2 1 (4.76%) Online Games
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) ATDD
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) Game Development
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source Development
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic