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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 73 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.37% 1.74% 1.16%
As % of the General category 3.97% 5.46% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 11
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
252 238 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.62% 31.82% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 113 219 322
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 May 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Web Development
4 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) Blog
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) Online Games
4 9 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) CSS3
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 7 (38.89%) IIS
5 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
5 7 (38.89%) Classic ASP
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Market Research
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
7 3 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (11.11%) SQL

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 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Junior
5 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
8 1 (5.56%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) Ajax
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS3
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) Classic ASP
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Blog
1 9 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Web Development
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Market Research
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe