Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 91 71
Rank change year-on-year -21 -20 +56
Permanent jobs citing Games 21 30 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.17% 1.79% 3.83%
As % of the General category 6.19% 6.91% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 19
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £45,750 £70,000 £59,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +25.98% -20.63%

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 Brighton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 339 434 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 18.85% 25.89% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 285 367 470
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +14.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% -1.15% +16.00%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Brighton

Games
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Games in Brighton

Games
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Brighton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Games.

1 18 (85.71%) C#
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) Docker
4 11 (52.38%) Kubernetes
4 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
5 10 (47.62%) High Availability
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) C++
8 5 (23.81%) Game Development
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (19.05%) Android
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 3 (14.29%) Online Games
10 3 (14.29%) Android Development
10 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
11 2 (9.52%) Microservices
11 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
11 2 (9.52%) Samsung
11 2 (9.52%) Oculus Rift
11 2 (9.52%) HoloLens
11 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
11 2 (9.52%) LINQ

Games
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 (9.52%) 3ds Max
1 2 (9.52%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Server Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Games Developer
7 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
7 2 (9.52%) IT Support
7 2 (9.52%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Server Support
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Support
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
4 2 (9.52%) LINQ
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.76%) COM
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Online Games
2 2 (9.52%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) HoloLens
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Kinect
2 2 (9.52%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) High Availability
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Game Development
4 3 (14.29%) Android Development
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Java
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Samsung