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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 53 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Games 48 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.67% 1.49% 0.78%
As % of the General category 12.97% 5.74% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 6
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,900 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
370 366 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 35.99% 25.90% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 273 302 187
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £53,500
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +42 48 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (76.79%) Game Development
2 41 (73.21%) Web Development
3 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
4 35 (62.50%) HTML
4 35 (62.50%) CSS
5 29 (51.79%) MySQL
5 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
5 29 (51.79%) jQuery
5 29 (51.79%) NoSQL
5 29 (51.79%) Sass
5 29 (51.79%) LESS
5 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
6 28 (50.00%) Node.js
6 28 (50.00%) Degree
7 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
7 27 (48.21%) SQL
7 27 (48.21%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (48.21%) MongoDB
7 27 (48.21%) Riak
7 27 (48.21%) Backbone.js
7 27 (48.21%) Ember.js
8 25 (44.64%) gulp
8 25 (44.64%) Grunt
8 25 (44.64%) GitHub
8 25 (44.64%) Varnish
8 25 (44.64%) Apache
8 25 (44.64%) Python
8 25 (44.64%) Shell Script
8 25 (44.64%) nginx
8 25 (44.64%) Amazon AWS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (50.00%) Node.js
2 25 (44.64%) nginx
2 25 (44.64%) Apache
3 15 (26.79%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 25 (44.64%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (44.64%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) MySQL
1 29 (51.79%) NoSQL
2 27 (48.21%) Riak
2 27 (48.21%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (48.21%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.86%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (44.64%) Grunt
2 25 (44.64%) gulp
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.79%) Interactive Media
1 1 (1.79%) German Language
1 1 (1.79%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Software Engineer
1 25 (44.64%) Web Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Web Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Junior
5 2 (3.57%) Programmer
5 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
5 2 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Agile Coach
6 1 (1.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Programmer
6 1 (1.79%) Software Programmer
6 1 (1.79%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (62.50%) HTML
1 35 (62.50%) CSS
2 29 (51.79%) jQuery
2 29 (51.79%) Sass
2 29 (51.79%) LESS
2 29 (51.79%) AngularJS
3 27 (48.21%) Ember.js
3 27 (48.21%) Backbone.js
4 15 (26.79%) Symfony
4 15 (26.79%) Spring
5 10 (17.86%) Express
6 3 (5.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.79%) cocos2d
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (1.79%) WebKit
7 1 (1.79%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) NHS
2 5 (8.93%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
4 1 (1.79%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Game Development
2 41 (73.21%) Web Development
3 25 (44.64%) Integration Testing
3 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
4 16 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.57%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) OOP
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.79%) OO
7 1 (1.79%) Pair Programming
7 1 (1.79%) Planning Poker
7 1 (1.79%) Business Development
7 1 (1.79%) User Stories
7 1 (1.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 27 (48.21%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) Python
3 25 (44.64%) Shell Script
3 25 (44.64%) Ruby
4 17 (30.36%) PHP
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) PHP5
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) Varnish
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
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Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
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