Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 112 114
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Games 41 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.87% 0.78% 1.48%
As % of the General category 7.23% 3.47% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 24
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £24,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £45,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 567 403 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.89% 22.45% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 457 339 531
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +2.33%
10th Percentile £34,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in East Sussex

Games
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Games in East Sussex

Games
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in East Sussex over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in East Sussex

Games
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +18 41 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
1 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
2 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
4 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 12 (29.27%) Web Development
4 12 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
5 11 (26.83%) Python
5 11 (26.83%) GitHub
5 11 (26.83%) Bitbucket
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Core
6 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 10 (24.39%) C#
6 10 (24.39%) C++
6 10 (24.39%) Online Games
6 10 (24.39%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (21.95%) MySQL
7 9 (21.95%) React
8 8 (19.51%) SDLC
8 8 (19.51%) Open Source
9 7 (17.07%) Node.js
9 7 (17.07%) HTML5
9 7 (17.07%) Game Development
9 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.07%) HTML
9 7 (17.07%) QA
10 6 (14.63%) Release Management

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (9.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.32%) InDesign
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) GitHub
2 10 (24.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (9.76%) Gradle
3 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Server Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Lead Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
1 10 (24.39%) .NET Core
2 9 (21.95%) React
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) HTML5
3 7 (17.07%) Node.js
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.76%) Spring
6 3 (7.32%) CSS3
6 3 (7.32%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (7.32%) Jest
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) koa
8 1 (2.44%) Django
8 1 (2.44%) Express
8 1 (2.44%) Sails.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
2 12 (29.27%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (24.39%) Online Games
4 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.32%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
2 12 (29.27%) Scrum
2 12 (29.27%) Web Development
3 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.51%) Open Source
4 8 (19.51%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) Game Development
5 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.63%) Coaching
6 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
6 6 (14.63%) Release Management
7 5 (12.20%) Code Coverage
7 5 (12.20%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source Development
7 5 (12.20%) Source Code Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) PHP
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 10 (24.39%) C#
4 10 (24.39%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) Java 8
5 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CCNA
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Capita
1 4 (9.76%) HP
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe