Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 97 84
Rank change year-on-year -15 -13 +56
Permanent jobs citing Games 29 31 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.41% 1.61% 3.19%
As % of the General category 5.91% 6.11% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 23
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -18.75%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +3.90%

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 491 507 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.80% 26.37% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 419 433 615
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +17.33%
10th Percentile £29,600 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £66,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% -

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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 -15 29 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 24 (82.76%) C#
2 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 22 (75.86%) SQL
4 20 (68.97%) Docker
5 17 (58.62%) Kubernetes
6 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
7 14 (48.28%) High Availability
7 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
8 10 (34.48%) Game Development
8 10 (34.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (27.59%) C++
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (17.24%) Android
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.34%) Android Development
12 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
12 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (10.34%) Microservices
12 3 (10.34%) .NET Core
12 3 (10.34%) Java
12 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.34%) Online Games
12 3 (10.34%) Spring
12 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 2 (6.90%) RESTful
13 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
13 2 (6.90%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (6.90%) Kinect

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) 3ds Max
1 2 (6.90%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Server Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Software Engineer
4 11 (37.93%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (37.93%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Games Developer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Server Support
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Core
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) LINQ
4 2 (6.90%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.45%) COM
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Online Games
2 2 (6.90%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) HoloLens
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Kinect
2 2 (6.90%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) High Availability
1 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
2 10 (34.48%) Game Development
3 3 (10.34%) Android Development
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
3 3 (10.34%) Microservices
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (3.45%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) OOD
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.90%) Samsung
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk