Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 114 117
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Games 39 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.79% 0.85% 1.02%
As % of the General category 7.49% 3.93% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 19
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £40,125 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +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 521 382 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.88% 21.59% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 404 338 549
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,575 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,200
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +3 39 £50,000 +42.86% 12
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 17 (43.59%) Web Development
4 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
5 15 (38.46%) Game Development
6 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
6 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
7 13 (33.33%) QA
8 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 12 (30.77%) Scrum
8 12 (30.77%) HTML
8 12 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 11 (28.21%) Open Source
9 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
9 11 (28.21%) Release Management
9 11 (28.21%) GitHub
9 11 (28.21%) Bitbucket
10 10 (25.64%) Docker
10 10 (25.64%) SDLC
11 9 (23.08%) Source Code Analysis
11 9 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (23.08%) Code Coverage
12 8 (20.51%) Sass
12 8 (20.51%) CSS3
12 8 (20.51%) Coaching
13 7 (17.95%) Mentoring

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 (10.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.69%) InDesign
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) GitHub
2 5 (12.82%) Google Play
2 5 (12.82%) npm
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Bitbucket
3 5 (12.82%) gulp
3 5 (12.82%) webpack
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (17.95%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Digital Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Games Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Games Developer
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Games Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Games Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
1 12 (30.77%) HTML5
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) CSS3
3 8 (20.51%) Sass
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) Node.js
4 7 (17.95%) React
5 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 5 (12.82%) Angular 2
5 5 (12.82%) lodash
5 5 (12.82%) Redux
5 5 (12.82%) RxJS
6 4 (10.26%) Jest
7 3 (7.69%) cocos2d
7 3 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (5.13%) Express
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 12 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.82%) iPhone
4 4 (10.26%) User Experience
5 3 (7.69%) Graphic Design
5 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Blog
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Social Media
6 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Web Development
2 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
3 15 (38.46%) Game Development
4 14 (35.90%) Front End Development
5 12 (30.77%) Scrum
6 11 (28.21%) Open Source
6 11 (28.21%) Release Management
6 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
8 9 (23.08%) Code Coverage
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (23.08%) Source Code Analysis
8 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Coaching
10 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.95%) Open Source Development
11 6 (15.38%) IT Strategy
12 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Google
2 4 (10.26%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) Perforce