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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 85 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.86% 1.06% 1.99%
As % of the General category 3.32% 2.40% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
241 333 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.00% 44.11% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 184 279 169
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 29 December 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) CQRS
5 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Security Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Assistant
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Games Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Games Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (21.05%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Django
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Physics
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Social Network
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
3 1 (5.26%) Animation
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) CQRS
3 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Erlang
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Clojure
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PCI QSA
2 3 (15.79%) CRISC
2 3 (15.79%) CISA
2 3 (15.79%) CISM
2 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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