The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 102 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.81% 2.00% 1.37%
As % of the General category 2.67% 6.82% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 8
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Games
South East

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

General Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
374 337 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.14% 29.33% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 331 258 214
Average salary £43,985 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.96% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Games
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Games Salary Trend in East Sussex

Games
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Games
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -25 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Eastbourne - 3 £27,500 - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) LINQ
5 4 (19.05%) NHibernate
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (19.05%) NUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (19.05%) Moq
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) CISSP
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WLAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) NUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (19.05%) Moq
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Interactive Media
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior
3 4 (19.05%) Graduate
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Coach
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (19.05%) NHibernate
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (19.05%) LINQ
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) LESS
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) SIEM
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) PHP5
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PCI QSA
2 3 (14.29%) CRISC
2 3 (14.29%) CISA
2 3 (14.29%) CISM
2 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
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