The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 170 205 168
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -37
Permanent jobs citing Games 35 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.91% 0.27% 0.98%
As % of the General category 2.45% 0.65% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 34
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,850 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £40,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Games
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1426 1837 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.20% 41.32% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1509 1471
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Games
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Games Salary Trend in Surrey

Games
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Surrey

Games
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 9 £55,000 - 2
Godalming - 8 £42,500 - 1
Guildford +6 7 £30,000 -2.43%
Redhill - 3 £45,000 -
Woking - 3 £70,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £24,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 51 (70.83%) C#
2 44 (61.11%) .NET
2 44 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 44 (61.11%) MVC
3 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (48.61%) Web Application Development
5 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
6 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
7 29 (40.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (33.33%) TDD
10 23 (31.94%) WCF
10 23 (31.94%) HTML
10 23 (31.94%) CSS
11 20 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (25.00%) Node.js
12 18 (25.00%) jQuery
13 17 (23.61%) Ajax
13 17 (23.61%) Google
13 17 (23.61%) Android
13 17 (23.61%) iPhone
13 17 (23.61%) Mobile App
14 15 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (20.83%) Online Games
14 15 (20.83%) Web Development
14 15 (20.83%) IIS
15 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio
15 14 (19.44%) PHP
16 13 (18.06%) SQL

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (25.00%) Node.js
2 15 (20.83%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
3 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) NUnit
General
1 7 (9.72%) Advertising
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 44 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 29 (40.28%) C# Developer
4 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (29.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (23.61%) Digital Developer
8 11 (15.28%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (9.72%) C++ Developer
10 7 (9.72%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (9.72%) C++/C# Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.11%) .NET
1 44 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (40.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (31.94%) CSS
4 23 (31.94%) HTML
4 23 (31.94%) WCF
5 18 (25.00%) jQuery
6 17 (23.61%) Ajax
7 15 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 12 (16.67%) CSS3
8 12 (16.67%) HTML5
8 12 (16.67%) Ninject
9 11 (15.28%) Classic ASP
9 11 (15.28%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (6.94%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) iPhone
1 17 (23.61%) Mobile App
2 15 (20.83%) Online Games
3 12 (16.67%) Blog
4 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Android
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (9.72%) Unix
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) MVC
2 35 (48.61%) Web Application Development
3 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (33.33%) TDD
5 20 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
6 15 (20.83%) Web Development
7 12 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (15.28%) BDD
9 9 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (11.11%) CQRS
11 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.94%) API Design
12 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.94%) SOA
12 5 (6.94%) Social Commerce
13 3 (4.17%) Market Research
13 3 (4.17%) Project Management
13 3 (4.17%) Scrum
13 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (70.83%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.44%) PHP
4 13 (18.06%) SQL
5 10 (13.89%) C++
5 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.33%) VB
7 3 (4.17%) Java
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) Elixir
8 1 (1.39%) Erlang
8 1 (1.39%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Google
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
Reigate, Surrey
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