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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 62 81 20
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -61
Permanent jobs citing Games 12 11 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.67% 1.23% 10.95%
As % of the General category 5.19% 2.82% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 77
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
231 390 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 32.08% 43.58% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 215 315 247
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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%) Unreal Engine
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
3 5 (23.81%) Android
3 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Android Development
4 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) Flash
6 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
7 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.76%) Law
7 1 (4.76%) CMS
7 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (4.76%) InDesign
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) STB

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) InDesign
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Programmer
3 5 (23.81%) Games Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Programmer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Games Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) AWS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Games Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Graphic Artist
7 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Unreal Engine
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) Flash
6 1 (4.76%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
1 1 (4.76%) STB
1 1 (4.76%) IPTV
1 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
1 1 (4.76%) Animation
1 1 (4.76%) Online Games
1 1 (4.76%) Xbox
1 1 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (4.76%) Chromecast
1 1 (4.76%) Apple TV
1 1 (4.76%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
1 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
2 4 (19.05%) Android Development
2 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
1 1 (4.76%) Apple
1 1 (4.76%) Roku
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