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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 36 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.57% 0.88% -
As % of the General category 1.30% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
77 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 44.25% 22.12% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 24 11
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,500
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 25 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle