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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 56 73 114
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +41
Permanent jobs citing Games 63 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.93% 3.10% 0.30%
As % of the General category 12.07% 7.24% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 4
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £35,000
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 West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
522 511 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.81% 42.83% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 492 457 445
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
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 29 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Burgess Hill +5 41 £45,000 - 1
Horsham -1 20 £35,000 - 2
Worthing +7 2 £33,500 -21.17%
Games
South East

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 100 (94.34%) C++
2 90 (84.91%) OOD
3 86 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (80.19%) Multithreading
5 81 (76.42%) Software Engineering
6 78 (73.58%) JavaScript
7 77 (72.64%) C#
8 74 (69.81%) HTML
8 74 (69.81%) CSS
9 71 (66.98%) XML
10 70 (66.04%) XSLT
10 70 (66.04%) Java
10 70 (66.04%) TDD
10 70 (66.04%) JSON
11 51 (48.11%) SQL
12 50 (47.17%) Web Services
12 50 (47.17%) OOA/OOD
12 50 (47.17%) REST
13 33 (31.13%) Degree
14 31 (29.25%) Computer Science
15 30 (28.30%) OO
16 26 (24.53%) Visualisation
16 26 (24.53%) Data Visualisation
17 24 (22.64%) Visual Studio
17 24 (22.64%) MFC
18 21 (19.81%) .NET
18 21 (19.81%) OpenGL
19 20 (18.87%) UML
19 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
19 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (22.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (56.60%) Software Engineer
2 44 (41.51%) Developer
3 40 (37.74%) Software Developer
4 24 (22.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (19.81%) C# Developer
6 20 (18.87%) C# Software Developer
6 20 (18.87%) C++ Developer
6 20 (18.87%) C++ Software Developer
6 20 (18.87%) Senior C# Developer
6 20 (18.87%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 20 (18.87%) Senior Developer
6 20 (18.87%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) C++ GUI Developer
8 9 (8.49%) GUI Developer
9 6 (5.66%) C++ Programmer
9 6 (5.66%) Graphics Programmer
9 6 (5.66%) Programmer
9 6 (5.66%) Software Programmer
10 4 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (69.81%) CSS
1 74 (69.81%) HTML
2 71 (66.98%) XML
3 70 (66.04%) JSON
3 70 (66.04%) XSLT
4 50 (47.17%) REST
4 50 (47.17%) Web Services
5 24 (22.64%) MFC
6 21 (19.81%) .NET
6 21 (19.81%) OpenGL
7 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
8 15 (14.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 15 (14.15%) STL
9 6 (5.66%) DirectX
9 6 (5.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (4.72%) Ajax
11 4 (3.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.25%) Computer Science
2 26 (24.53%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.60%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.66%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (5.66%) Physics
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (84.91%) OOD
2 86 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (80.19%) Multithreading
4 81 (76.42%) Software Engineering
5 70 (66.04%) TDD
6 50 (47.17%) OOA/OOD
7 30 (28.30%) OO
8 26 (24.53%) Data Visualisation
9 20 (18.87%) UML
10 6 (5.66%) 3D Programming
10 6 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (2.83%) Web Development
12 2 (1.89%) Analytics
12 2 (1.89%) Data Acquisition
12 2 (1.89%) Data Analysis
12 2 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (1.89%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.89%) Pay per click
12 2 (1.89%) Product Marketing
12 2 (1.89%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 100 (94.34%) C++
2 78 (73.58%) JavaScript
3 77 (72.64%) C#
4 70 (66.04%) Java
5 51 (48.11%) SQL
6 6 (5.66%) HLSL
7 3 (2.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) PhD
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