The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 38 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 1.18% - 1.83%
As % of the General category 3.03% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Games
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

General Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 38.82% 22.22% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 66 20 24
Average salary £58,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Games
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Horsham region.

Games Salary Trend in Horsham

Games
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java