The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley 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 52 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.20% - 1.08%
As % of the General category 8.79% - 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

General Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 172 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 25.00% 43.11% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 82 149 109
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% -11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Games
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Crawley region.

Games Salary Trend in Crawley

Games
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) XML

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Game Development
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago