The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 87 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Games 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.16% 0.16% 0.86%
As % of the General category 3.16% 0.49% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
475 410 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.62% 33.23% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 407 290 353
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
South East

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Games
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Games Salary Trend in West Sussex

Games
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Haywards Heath - 8 £35,000 - 1
Lancing - 4 £25,000 - 1
Worthing - 2 £27,000 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
4 8 (42.11%) Node.js
4 8 (42.11%) Ninject
4 8 (42.11%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (42.11%) Android
4 8 (42.11%) iPhone
4 8 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (42.11%) Google
4 8 (42.11%) WCF
4 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) LINQ
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
6 4 (21.05%) NUnit
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (21.05%) Moq
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Graduate
4 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) PPC Manager
6 1 (5.26%) PPC Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) PPC Executive
6 1 (5.26%) PPC Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (42.11%) Ninject
3 8 (42.11%) WCF
3 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) LINQ
4 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) iPhone
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
3 8 (42.11%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Pay per click
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago