The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 79 20 56
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +36
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 97 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.21% 10.95% 3.70%
As % of the General category 2.78% 27.71% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 77 30
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
395 350 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 43.41% 39.50% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 318 247 266
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Games
Surrey

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 16 April 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Android
2 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (58.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 6 (50.00%) WebGL
3 6 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Flash
3 6 (50.00%) Adobe
3 6 (50.00%) W3C
3 6 (50.00%) Maya
3 6 (50.00%) 3ds Max
3 6 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Windows

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Maya
1 6 (50.00%) 3ds Max
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Interactive Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Flash
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) WebGL
2 6 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 6 (50.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) W3C
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Games
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Android
2 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
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