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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 74 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.56% 1.21% 0.75%
As % of the General category 4.87% 4.30% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +13.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,950 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £38,500
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
267 256 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.98% 28.07% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 209 209 209
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £72,500
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 8 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (60.00%) HTML
2 26 (57.78%) MySQL
3 24 (53.33%) CSS
3 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (53.33%) jQuery
3 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 24 (53.33%) Node.js
4 23 (51.11%) Degree
5 22 (48.89%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) MongoDB
6 21 (46.67%) NoSQL
6 21 (46.67%) Backbone.js
6 21 (46.67%) Riak
6 21 (46.67%) GitHub
6 21 (46.67%) Ember.js
6 21 (46.67%) AngularJS
7 20 (44.44%) Redis
7 20 (44.44%) Game Development
7 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 19 (42.22%) Apache
8 19 (42.22%) Web Development
8 19 (42.22%) Sass
8 19 (42.22%) gulp
9 18 (40.00%) LESS
9 18 (40.00%) Grunt
9 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (40.00%) Integration Testing
9 18 (40.00%) nginx

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (53.33%) Node.js
2 19 (42.22%) Apache
3 18 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (46.67%) GitHub
2 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) MySQL
2 22 (48.89%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 21 (46.67%) NoSQL
3 21 (46.67%) Riak
4 20 (44.44%) Redis
5 3 (6.67%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (42.22%) gulp
3 18 (40.00%) Grunt
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (15.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Web Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Web Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) IT Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) IT Support
6 7 (15.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) IT Support Technician
6 7 (15.56%) IT Technician
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Support
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Technician
6 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Support Technician
7 4 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) HTML
2 24 (53.33%) CSS
2 24 (53.33%) jQuery
3 21 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 21 (46.67%) Backbone.js
3 21 (46.67%) Ember.js
4 19 (42.22%) Sass
5 18 (40.00%) LESS
6 17 (37.78%) Express
6 17 (37.78%) MEAN Stack
7 5 (11.11%) HTML5
7 5 (11.11%) LAMP
8 2 (4.44%) CSS3
8 2 (4.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (2.22%) JSON
9 1 (2.22%) RESTful
9 1 (2.22%) Spring
9 1 (2.22%) Symfony
9 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Online Games
4 1 (2.22%) Physics
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Game Development
1 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 19 (42.22%) Web Development
3 18 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.22%) BDD
8 1 (2.22%) Coaching
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.22%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) OOP
8 1 (2.22%) Open Source
8 1 (2.22%) TDD
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 17 (37.78%) Python
4 17 (37.78%) Ruby
5 7 (15.56%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.22%) Java
8 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) New Relic
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