Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 8.99% - -
As % of the General category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Brentwood median annual salary £57,500 - -
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -10.53%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Brentwood
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 44 200 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 49.44% 61.92% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 106 152
Brentwood median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £103,750 £91,125
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -1.04%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentwood.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Brentwood

Games
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games in Brentwood.

Salary trend for Games in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Games.

1 8 (100.00%) CGI
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Automotive
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (62.50%) Animation
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) MAXScript
4 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
4 5 (62.50%) Tcl
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Physics
6 2 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Vision
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Effects
6 2 (25.00%) WebGL
6 2 (25.00%) HLSL
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 2 (25.00%) CAD
7 1 (12.50%) User Stories

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CGI
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (25.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Animation
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Effects
4 1 (12.50%) Personalization
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) MAXScript
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Tcl
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) HLSL