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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 81 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.35% 1.36% 0.94%
As % of the General category 4.33% 4.87% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
300 308 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.09% 27.90% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 242 241 248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +6 13 £35,000 -19.07% 2
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 29 (61.70%) HTML
2 27 (57.45%) MySQL
3 25 (53.19%) CSS
3 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 25 (53.19%) jQuery
4 24 (51.06%) Git (software)
4 24 (51.06%) Node.js
5 23 (48.94%) SQL
5 23 (48.94%) Degree
6 22 (46.81%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (44.68%) MongoDB
7 21 (44.68%) NoSQL
7 21 (44.68%) Backbone.js
7 21 (44.68%) GitHub
7 21 (44.68%) Ember.js
7 21 (44.68%) AngularJS
7 21 (44.68%) Riak
8 20 (42.55%) Redis
8 20 (42.55%) Game Development
8 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
8 20 (42.55%) Web Development
8 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
9 19 (40.43%) Apache
9 19 (40.43%) Sass
9 19 (40.43%) gulp
10 18 (38.30%) LESS
10 18 (38.30%) Grunt
10 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing
10 18 (38.30%) nginx
10 18 (38.30%) Varnish

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (51.06%) Node.js
2 19 (40.43%) Apache
3 18 (38.30%) nginx
4 2 (4.26%) WordPress
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
5 1 (2.13%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) GitHub
2 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) MySQL
2 22 (46.81%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (44.68%) MongoDB
3 21 (44.68%) NoSQL
3 21 (44.68%) Riak
4 20 (42.55%) Redis
5 3 (6.38%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Git (software)
2 19 (40.43%) gulp
3 18 (38.30%) Grunt
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (14.89%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Web Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Web Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) IT Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) IT Support
6 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) IT Support Technician
6 7 (14.89%) IT Technician
6 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Linux Support
6 7 (14.89%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Linux Technician
6 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Support Technician
7 5 (10.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Graduate Programmer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) HTML
2 25 (53.19%) CSS
2 25 (53.19%) jQuery
3 21 (44.68%) AngularJS
3 21 (44.68%) Backbone.js
3 21 (44.68%) Ember.js
4 19 (40.43%) Sass
5 18 (38.30%) LESS
6 17 (36.17%) Express
6 17 (36.17%) MEAN Stack
7 5 (10.64%) HTML5
7 5 (10.64%) LAMP
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (2.13%) JSON
9 1 (2.13%) RESTful
9 1 (2.13%) Spring
9 1 (2.13%) Symfony
9 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile Games
4 2 (4.26%) Online Games
4 2 (4.26%) Xbox
5 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Game Development
1 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
1 20 (42.55%) Web Development
2 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.38%) SDLC
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) OO
6 2 (4.26%) OOP
6 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.13%) Coaching
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.13%) Open Source
7 1 (2.13%) TDD
7 1 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) Shell Script
4 17 (36.17%) Python
4 17 (36.17%) Ruby
5 8 (17.02%) PHP
6 4 (8.51%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.13%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) New Relic
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