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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 84 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Games 12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.39% 0.79% 0.82%
As % of the General category 6.19% 2.59% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

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 194 309 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 22.45% 30.38% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 172 263 327
Median salary £47,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.17% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +15 12 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) Internet
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (41.18%) BDD
3 7 (41.18%) CQRS
3 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) QA
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) Bugzilla
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Bugzilla
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) QA Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Games Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Games Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Trainee
5 1 (5.88%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Trainee Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile Games
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) BDD
2 7 (41.18%) CQRS
2 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Web Application Development
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, UK
LEO Learning
Salary: £50000-£60000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, UK
LEO Learning
Salary: £35000-£45000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday