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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
West Sussex / Horsham
Rank - 23 41
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham - 12.40% 1.21%
As % of the General category - 48.39% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 2
Median salary - £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
19 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 24.36% 25.62% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 14
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £20,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,173 £47,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

The demand trend of job ads across the Horsham region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graphics Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PhD