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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 76 94
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.07% 1.43% 0.82%
As % of the General category 5.13% 4.20% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 156 286 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 20.88% 34.01% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 140 232 243
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) Internet
2 10 (66.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 10 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) CQRS
2 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
5 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Games Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) CQRS
2 10 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Design
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
LGM Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mediatonic Games
Posted: 14 days ago