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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 97 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.71% 1.22% 1.61%
As % of the General category 2.83% 2.93% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 9
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £20,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
283 410 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 25.29% 41.84% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 207 349 253
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -11 8 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) CQRS
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (19.05%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) CISSP
6 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Assistant
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Coach
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Games Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Games Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (19.05%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (19.05%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) Django
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (4.76%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Physics
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Social Network
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.76%) Animation
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) CQRS
4 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) SIEM
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Erlang
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Clojure
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) 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 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) 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 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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