Period
to 21 October 2018

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

Gaming
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 112 99
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Games 46 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.44% 0.77% 1.68%
As % of the General category 9.54% 4.38% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 22
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +28.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £31,375
90th Percentile £73,500 £45,000 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +33.33%

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 482 297 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 25.54% 17.68% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 405 247 402
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £70,900
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Games.

1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 17 (36.96%) PHP
5 14 (30.43%) .NET
5 14 (30.43%) C#
5 14 (30.43%) C++
5 14 (30.43%) Python
5 14 (30.43%) Online Games
5 14 (30.43%) .NET Core
5 14 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
6 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.09%) Web Development
8 11 (23.91%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (21.74%) GitHub
9 10 (21.74%) Bitbucket
9 10 (21.74%) Scrum
10 9 (19.57%) MySQL
10 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.39%) React
11 8 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (17.39%) SDLC
12 7 (15.22%) Java 8
12 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
12 7 (15.22%) Gradle
12 7 (15.22%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (15.22%) Game Development
12 7 (15.22%) Node.js
12 7 (15.22%) Open Source

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.52%) InDesign
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (21.74%) GitHub
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Bitbucket
3 7 (15.22%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (15.22%) Gradle
3 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Server Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Lead Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Development Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) .NET
1 14 (30.43%) .NET Core
2 8 (17.39%) React
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) HTML5
3 7 (15.22%) Node.js
3 7 (15.22%) Spring
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.52%) CSS3
5 3 (6.52%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (6.52%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) Sass
6 2 (4.35%) Jest
6 2 (4.35%) koa
7 1 (2.17%) Django
7 1 (2.17%) Express
7 1 (2.17%) Sails.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Online Games
2 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
3 11 (23.91%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.52%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
2 12 (26.09%) Web Development
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (17.39%) SDLC
6 7 (15.22%) Game Development
6 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
8 5 (10.87%) Kanban
8 5 (10.87%) Open Source Development
8 5 (10.87%) Release Management
9 4 (8.70%) Code Coverage
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (8.70%) Source Code Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) PHP
3 14 (30.43%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) C++
3 14 (30.43%) Python
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) Java 8
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) CCNA
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe