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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 9 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs citing Games 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 14.71% 2.00% 1.16%
As % of the General category 30.30% 14.29% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Median salary £31,250 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
33 21 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 48.53% 14.00% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 65
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £65,000 £50,500
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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Horsham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Games.

1 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 30 (100.00%) Degree
1 30 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 29 (96.67%) Visualisation
2 29 (96.67%) Data Visualisation
3 24 (80.00%) OpenGL
4 20 (66.67%) MFC
4 20 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 19 (63.33%) UML
5 19 (63.33%) OOD
6 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
7 14 (46.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (46.67%) STL
8 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
9 11 (36.67%) PhD
10 10 (33.33%) C#
10 10 (33.33%) DirectX
10 10 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
10 10 (33.33%) Physics
10 10 (33.33%) 3D Programming
10 10 (33.33%) HLSL
10 10 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 10 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (23.33%) Windows
12 6 (20.00%) OO
13 1 (3.33%) jQuery
13 1 (3.33%) Ajax

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 20 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) C++ Developer
1 19 (63.33%) C++ Software Developer
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
1 19 (63.33%) Software Developer
2 11 (36.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
3 10 (33.33%) Graphics Programmer
3 10 (33.33%) Programmer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Programmer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ GUI Developer
4 6 (20.00%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 20 (66.67%) MFC
3 14 (46.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (46.67%) STL
4 10 (33.33%) DirectX
4 10 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 29 (96.67%) Visualisation
3 10 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 10 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (96.67%) Data Visualisation
3 19 (63.33%) OOD
3 19 (63.33%) UML
4 16 (53.33%) Multithreading
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) 3D Programming
6 10 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) PhD