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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 94 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.69% 2.19% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.19% 6.90% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 5
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
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
365 420 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.68% 31.77% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 314 324 183
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 May 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 -17 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) NHS
4 5 (26.32%) Kanban
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (21.05%) Sass
5 4 (21.05%) LESS
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (21.05%) Moq
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) NUnit
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) LINQ
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (21.05%) Moq
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Interactive Media
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Junior
3 5 (26.32%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Sass
3 4 (21.05%) LESS
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) LINQ
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (10.53%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) NHS
1 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) DSDM
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) PHP5
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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