The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 89 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Games 28 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.97% 0.47% 2.78%
As % of the General category 6.67% 2.03% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
420 197 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.62% 23.23% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 349 164 271
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £21,575
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -4 27 £40,000 +6.66%
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 42 (79.25%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
4 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
4 33 (62.26%) WCF
5 23 (43.40%) OO
6 22 (41.51%) TDD
7 21 (39.62%) Internet
7 21 (39.62%) MVC
7 21 (39.62%) Domain-Driven Design
7 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (39.62%) BDD
7 21 (39.62%) Razor View Engine
7 21 (39.62%) CQRS
7 21 (39.62%) Web Application Development
7 21 (39.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 17 (32.08%) SQL
9 16 (30.19%) Finance
10 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (26.42%) HTML
11 14 (26.42%) OOP
12 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
13 12 (22.64%) C
13 12 (22.64%) XML
13 12 (22.64%) OOD
13 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
14 6 (11.32%) C++
14 6 (11.32%) Physics
15 5 (9.43%) Computer Science

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Maya
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (39.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 12 (22.64%) C# Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Software Developer
4 12 (22.64%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Graduate Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Graduate
6 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Information Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 33 (62.26%) WCF
4 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (39.62%) Razor View Engine
4 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (26.42%) HTML
6 12 (22.64%) XML
7 5 (9.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (3.77%) Flash
8 2 (3.77%) HTML5
9 1 (1.89%) Django
9 1 (1.89%) jQuery
9 1 (1.89%) XNA
9 1 (1.89%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Physics
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile Games
4 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) Online Games
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
5 1 (1.89%) Social Network
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) OO
2 22 (41.51%) TDD
3 21 (39.62%) MVC
3 21 (39.62%) Domain-Driven Design
3 21 (39.62%) BDD
3 21 (39.62%) CQRS
3 21 (39.62%) Web Application Development
4 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.42%) OOP
6 12 (22.64%) OOD
6 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.66%) Information Architecture
9 3 (5.66%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Information Management
9 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) C#
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) C
4 6 (11.32%) C++
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Lua
7 1 (1.89%) Erlang
7 1 (1.89%) Clojure
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) VMware
1 1 (1.89%) IBM
1 1 (1.89%) HP
1 1 (1.89%) Dell
1 1 (1.89%) Citrix