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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 161 172 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Games 19 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.83% 0.75%
As % of the General category 2.09% 2.48% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 31
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
911 1372 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.05% 33.37% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1126 1432
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,387 £28,600 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 7 £19,000 -45.71% 1
Camberley - 6 £27,500 -
Farnham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Woking - 1 £45,000 - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Games.

1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Google
5 8 (24.24%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) C++
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) Node.js
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (15.15%) Google Play
8 5 (15.15%) Ninject
8 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
8 5 (15.15%) WCF
8 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
8 5 (15.15%) Android
8 5 (15.15%) iPhone

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 (6.06%) GlassFish
1 2 (6.06%) Jetty
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Google Play
2 2 (6.06%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.06%) GoCD
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Digital Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Junior
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.06%) Games Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (18.18%) Node.js
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (15.15%) Ninject
3 5 (15.15%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) MFC
4 3 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (6.06%) HATEOAS
5 2 (6.06%) Java EE
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.03%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) Symfony
6 1 (3.03%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) iPhone
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.03%) Economics
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.03%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (15.15%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
5 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.06%) OOD
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
1 8 (24.24%) C++
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Polycom
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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