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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 171 186 185
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Games 16 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.39% 1.77% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 23
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £47,500
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
1149 1465 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.37% 34.37% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1257 1346
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,919 £30,000 £28,500
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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Weybridge - 5 £47,500 - 2
Camberley - 4 £25,000 - 4
Guildford +14 1 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Woking -3 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Chertsey - 1 £55,000 -
Esher - 1 £52,500 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) C++
2 22 (40.00%) Windows
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 19 (34.55%) OO
4 19 (34.55%) Multithreading
5 18 (32.73%) C#
5 18 (32.73%) MVC
5 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (30.91%) TDD
6 17 (30.91%) .NET
7 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (21.82%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (21.82%) Web Application Development
10 12 (21.82%) WCF
11 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 11 (20.00%) MFC
11 11 (20.00%) Advertising
12 9 (16.36%) Node.js
12 9 (16.36%) Google
12 9 (16.36%) Degree
12 9 (16.36%) Linux
12 9 (16.36%) VC++
13 8 (14.55%) Ninject
13 8 (14.55%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (14.55%) Android

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 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Google Play
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.64%) GoCD
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) JMeter
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.00%) Advertising
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 3 (5.45%) Law
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 14 (25.45%) .NET Developer
4 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (16.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Digital Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Senior C++ Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Junior
9 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (7.27%) Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Senior SQL Developer
11 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 3 (5.45%) Junior C++ Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (21.82%) WCF
6 11 (20.00%) MFC
7 9 (16.36%) Node.js
8 8 (14.55%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (14.55%) Ninject
9 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) ELK Stack
10 3 (5.45%) jQuery
10 3 (5.45%) LAMP
10 3 (5.45%) REST
10 3 (5.45%) Spring
11 2 (3.64%) Ajax
11 2 (3.64%) CSS
11 2 (3.64%) HTML
11 2 (3.64%) Java EE
11 2 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) iPhone
2 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.82%) Economics
5 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.82%) Online Games
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Multithreading
2 19 (34.55%) OO
3 18 (32.73%) MVC
3 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
4 17 (30.91%) TDD
5 12 (21.82%) Domain-Driven Design
5 12 (21.82%) Web Application Development
6 8 (14.55%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (12.73%) BDD
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.27%) CQRS
10 4 (7.27%) Manual Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps
11 3 (5.45%) SDLC
11 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) C++
2 20 (36.36%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 9 (16.36%) VC++
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) Java
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Ansible
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Google
2 3 (5.45%) Rackspace
2 3 (5.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) T-Plan
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