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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
South East / West Sussex
Rank 90 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 2.46% 0.10%
As % of the General category 1.66% 7.11% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 1
Median salary £52,000 £42,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
301 380 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.08% 34.58% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 236 335 292
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Crawley -2 3 £52,000 +89.09%
Burgess Hill +14 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 12 (54.55%) C++
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 9 (40.91%) Online Games
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Citrix
6 6 (27.27%) OpenGL
6 6 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) XenApp
7 5 (22.73%) XenServer
7 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) OOD
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (18.18%) PhD
8 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
8 4 (18.18%) Korn

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Graphics Programmer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Programmer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Programmer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) OpenGL
2 4 (18.18%) DirectX
2 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (9.09%) MFC
4 2 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Online Games
2 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Robotics
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) AIX
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) 3D Programming
7 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (18.18%) Visual Effects
8 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.09%) UML
9 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) HLSL
4 4 (18.18%) Korn
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) PhD
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (22.73%) XenApp
1 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
1 5 (22.73%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
East Grinstead, West Sussex
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