Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 122 120
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.72% 0.87% 1.71%
As % of the General category 3.27% 2.95% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 14
East Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +29.17% -25.00%
10th Percentile £23,875 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £51,500 £43,550
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 398 643 729
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 22.01% 29.48% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 343 570 606
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 25 July 2017. 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 +8 13 £35,000 -12.50%
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) CQRS
2 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (46.15%) WCF
2 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (46.15%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) CQRS
2 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA