Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Games Developer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Game Developer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 - 138
Rank change year-on-year - +138 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Developer 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.22% - 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Brighton median annual salary £41,250 - £87,500
10th Percentile £33,750 - £78,750
90th Percentile £45,000 - £96,250
East Sussex median annual salary £41,250 - £87,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1778 1665 1777
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.89% 99.34% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1455 1512
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,655 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +6.64% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Games Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Games Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Games Developer in Brighton

Games Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Games Developer in Brighton

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Games Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Samsung
2 2 (50.00%) HoloLens
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Oculus Rift
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kinect
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (50.00%) Maya
2 2 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

Games Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (50.00%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (50.00%) HoloLens
1 2 (50.00%) Kinect
1 2 (50.00%) Oculus Rift
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Game Development
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Samsung