The 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 96 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.093% 0.81% 1.03%
As % of the General category 0.27% 2.39% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 16
Average salary £25,500 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.42% +29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
373 376 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.73% 33.90% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 317 330 481
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,378 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 December 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
Worthing - 1 £25,500 -
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) MVC
2 15 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) Web Application Development
3 14 (70.00%) TDD
3 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (45.00%) Google
5 8 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) Ninject
5 8 (40.00%) iPhone
5 8 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (40.00%) Node.js
5 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (40.00%) Android
6 6 (30.00%) NUnit
6 6 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (30.00%) Moq
6 6 (30.00%) LINQ
6 6 (30.00%) NHibernate
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) Kanban
7 4 (20.00%) Marketing

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (40.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (30.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Graduate
4 6 (30.00%) Junior
4 6 (30.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) PPC Manager
5 2 (10.00%) PPC Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) PPC Executive
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) SEO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (40.00%) Ninject
3 8 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) LINQ
4 6 (30.00%) NHibernate
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) iPhone
1 8 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) MVC
3 14 (70.00%) TDD
3 14 (70.00%) Web Application Development
4 8 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) SEO
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Pay per click
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Google