Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 1.79% 9.09% -
As % of the General category 2.70% 16.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Brentwood median annual salary £22,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -59.09% - -
Essex median annual salary £41,250 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -

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 37 50 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 66.07% 56.82% 62.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 108
Brentwood median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.48% -7.73%
10th Percentile £28,000 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £103,250
Essex median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.11% - +4.65%

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 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brentwood region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) TestRail

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Games Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA