The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 51 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.81% 2.09% 1.78%
As % of the General category 5.88% 7.34% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Median salary £19,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% -15.15%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 177 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 30.75% 28.46% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 162 195
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Games
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Guildford region.

Games Salary Trend in Guildford

Games
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Polycom
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) G Suite
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Online Games
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Game Development
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Polycom
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
Guildford, Surrey
Polystream Ltd/Elektraglide Ltd
Salary: Competitive based on experience
Posted: 17 days ago