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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 84 98 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.13% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the General category 3.17% 0.68% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
410 443 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.65% 35.61% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 341 375 388
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Games Salary Histogram 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 26 March 2015. 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
Horsham +9 10 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Worthing - 1 £25,500 - 1
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) C++
1 9 (64.29%) OOD
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) MFC
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
2 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Social Media
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) .NET

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C++ Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SEO Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) MFC
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Ninject
3 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OOD
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
Worthing, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago