Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 103 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Games 39 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.04% 1.77% 1.46%
As % of the General category 7.83% 7.40% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 19
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +57.14%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £73,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 498 473 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 26.02% 23.90% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 439 405 359
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £33,950 £27,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +7 39 £45,000 - 3
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 23 (58.97%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
3 16 (41.03%) C++
4 15 (38.46%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) PHP
4 15 (38.46%) .NET
4 15 (38.46%) Python
4 15 (38.46%) Online Games
4 15 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (38.46%) .NET Core
5 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
6 9 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Spring
7 8 (20.51%) Maven
7 8 (20.51%) Java 8
7 8 (20.51%) Gradle
7 8 (20.51%) Apache Ivy
8 7 (17.95%) GitHub
8 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
10 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.26%) Open Source
11 4 (10.26%) CCNA
11 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (10.26%) MySQL
12 3 (7.69%) Cisco

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 15 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (17.95%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (20.51%) Gradle
2 8 (20.51%) Maven
3 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Server Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Recruitment Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Functional QA Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
1 15 (38.46%) .NET Core
2 8 (20.51%) Spring
3 3 (7.69%) React
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) Django
5 1 (2.56%) koa
5 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Online Games
2 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
3 9 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.56%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 9 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Open Source
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (7.69%) Kanban
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source Development
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Release Management
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
9 1 (2.56%) Deployment Automation
9 1 (2.56%) IT Strategy
9 1 (2.56%) Source Code Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) C++
3 15 (38.46%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) PHP
3 15 (38.46%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Java 8
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNA
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCIE
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) CCDP
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft