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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 89 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.87% 2.46% 0.62%
As % of the General category 2.86% 7.42% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 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 £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
280 391 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.43% 33.22% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 232 304 153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 3 June 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 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) NHS
2 5 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 5 (33.33%) User Experience
3 4 (26.67%) Sass
3 4 (26.67%) LESS
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) PHP5
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) OOP

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WLAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Coach
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) Sass
2 4 (26.67%) LESS
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) NHS
1 5 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (20.00%) Scrum
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) DSDM
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) PHP5
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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