The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Surbiton 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 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 27.78% - -
As % of the General category 71.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Games
London

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

General Category
Surbiton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 38.89% 70.00% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 11
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

Games
Salary Trend in Surbiton

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

Games Salary Trend in Surbiton

Games
Salary Histogram in Surbiton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Surbiton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Games Salary Histogram in Surbiton

Games
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surbiton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (84.21%) Mathematics
2 16 (84.21%) Physics
2 16 (84.21%) Qt
2 16 (84.21%) OpenCL
2 16 (84.21%) 3D Graphics
2 16 (84.21%) OpenGL
3 15 (78.95%) Degree
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) PhD
4 12 (63.16%) MFC
4 12 (63.16%) Video Processing
4 12 (63.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (63.16%) CUDA
5 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
5 3 (15.79%) Image Processing
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Surbiton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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.

General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Graduate
3 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Qt
1 16 (84.21%) OpenCL
1 16 (84.21%) OpenGL
2 12 (63.16%) MFC
2 12 (63.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (84.21%) Mathematics
2 16 (84.21%) Physics
2 16 (84.21%) 3D Graphics
3 12 (63.16%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Video Processing
3 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
3 3 (15.79%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) PhD