Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 112 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Games 45 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.06% 1.02% 1.62%
As % of the General category 7.91% 4.41% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 25
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £45,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 569 476 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 26.10% 23.14% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 482 407 498
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,828
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.91% -1.55%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,750 £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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +12 45 £45,000 - 4
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 25 (55.56%) Java
2 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 19 (42.22%) PHP
3 19 (42.22%) Git (software)
4 16 (35.56%) .NET
4 16 (35.56%) C#
4 16 (35.56%) C++
4 16 (35.56%) Python
4 16 (35.56%) Online Games
4 16 (35.56%) .NET Core
4 16 (35.56%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
6 10 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 9 (20.00%) MySQL
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Spring
7 9 (20.00%) Maven
7 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Java 8
7 9 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
7 9 (20.00%) GitHub
7 9 (20.00%) Bitbucket
7 9 (20.00%) Gradle
8 8 (17.78%) React
8 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.78%) Web Development
9 7 (15.56%) SDLC
10 6 (13.33%) Front End Development

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 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.67%) InDesign
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (20.00%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
2 9 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 9 (20.00%) Gradle
2 9 (20.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Server Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Web Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
1 16 (35.56%) .NET Core
2 9 (20.00%) Spring
3 8 (17.78%) React
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) HTML
5 4 (8.89%) HTML5
5 4 (8.89%) Node.js
6 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.67%) CSS3
6 3 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (6.67%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) Sass
7 2 (4.44%) Jest
7 2 (4.44%) koa
8 1 (2.22%) Django
8 1 (2.22%) Express
8 1 (2.22%) Sails.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Online Games
2 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 10 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (20.00%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Web Development
5 7 (15.56%) SDLC
6 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.33%) Open Source
7 5 (11.11%) Kanban
8 4 (8.89%) Coaching
8 4 (8.89%) Game Development
8 4 (8.89%) Open Source Development
8 4 (8.89%) Release Management
9 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.67%) Code Coverage
9 3 (6.67%) Marketing Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) PHP
3 16 (35.56%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) C++
3 16 (35.56%) Python
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) CCNA
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (2.22%) HP