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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 23 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Games 14 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.53% 10.96% 1.27%
As % of the General category 36.84% 58.54% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 3
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
38 41 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 28.57% 18.72% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 102
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Horsham

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 16 (64.00%) C++
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
3 13 (52.00%) MFC
4 12 (48.00%) OpenGL
4 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
4 12 (48.00%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (36.00%) OOD
6 9 (36.00%) STL
6 9 (36.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) PhD
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) Ajax
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
11 3 (12.00%) 3D Programming

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C++ GUI Developer
5 4 (16.00%) GUI Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Graphics Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) MFC
2 12 (48.00%) OpenGL
3 9 (36.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (36.00%) STL
4 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) DirectX
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) Data Visualisation
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) OOD
3 9 (36.00%) UML
4 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) 3D Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) HLSL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
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