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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / Surrey
Rank 140 163 186
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Games 23 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.87% 1.00% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.67% 2.93% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
862 1295 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.66% 34.20% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 712 1058 1421
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Games Salary Histogram in Surrey

Games
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +25 9 £19,000 -36.66% 4
Farnham - 8 £45,000 - 1
Staines - 2 £55,000 -
Woking - 2 £50,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Games.

1 12 (30.00%) MVC
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Google
3 10 (25.00%) Degree
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
3 10 (25.00%) Android
4 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (22.50%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) .NET
4 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (22.50%) Node.js
5 8 (20.00%) Ninject
5 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (20.00%) Google Play
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.00%) WCF
5 8 (20.00%) iPhone
5 8 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.00%) SQL
7 6 (15.00%) OO
8 5 (12.50%) C++

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Maya
2 1 (2.50%) MotionBuilder
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Google Play
2 2 (5.00%) G Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.00%) GoCD
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Junior
4 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Animator
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Games Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
1 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
1 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (20.00%) Ninject
2 8 (20.00%) WCF
3 3 (7.50%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) HATEOAS
4 2 (5.00%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) MFC
4 2 (5.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) iPhone
2 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Animation
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.50%) Economics
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.50%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) MVC
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.50%) Game Development
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
10 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.00%) OOD
10 2 (5.00%) Open Source
10 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Google
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Polycom
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Avaya
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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