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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 59 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.51% 0.47% 2.03%
As % of the General category 1.36% 1.44% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £42,250
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
147 208 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 37.12% 32.70% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 201
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,900
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 24 August 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Guildford

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) 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 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Site Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
1 2 (28.57%) VMware