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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 60 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Games 3 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.64% 0.92% 2.67%
As % of the General category 1.78% 2.79% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 17
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £72,500 £50,000
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
169 215 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.03% 32.82% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 134 190 235
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Online Games
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) Blog
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Puppet
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Law
6 2 (15.38%) Legal

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Site Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
5 2 (15.38%) ELK Stack
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Online Games
2 4 (30.77%) Blog
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Web Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Market Research
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe