Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 108 114
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Games 38 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.87% 1.72% 0.79%
As % of the General category 7.24% 7.30% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 13
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £81,000 £37,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%

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 525 534 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.77% 23.61% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 419 413 344
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,850 £32,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +17 38 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 24 (63.16%) PHP
2 20 (52.63%) Online Games
3 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
4 12 (31.58%) Java
5 11 (28.95%) C#
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) C++
7 7 (18.42%) Python
7 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (15.79%) High Availability
8 6 (15.79%) Docker
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Core
10 4 (10.53%) Kubernetes
11 3 (7.89%) Microservices
11 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.89%) Spring
11 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 3 (7.89%) Workflow
11 3 (7.89%) Linux
11 3 (7.89%) J2EE
12 2 (5.26%) MySQL
12 2 (5.26%) Cisco
12 2 (5.26%) CCIE
12 2 (5.26%) CCNP
12 2 (5.26%) CCNA
12 2 (5.26%) CCDP
12 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification

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 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
1 1 (2.63%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) PHP Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Server Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Games Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Games Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) IT Recruitment Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) .NET Core
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) JSP
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Online Games
2 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) PlayStation
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
2 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.79%) High Availability
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Microservices
4 3 (7.89%) Scrum
4 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) Game Development
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Data Development
6 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Statistics
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) PHP
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) C#
4 9 (23.68%) C++
5 7 (18.42%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Java 8
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCDP
1 2 (5.26%) CCIE
1 2 (5.26%) CCNA
1 2 (5.26%) CCNP
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco