The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 67 68
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Games 17 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.84% 0.50% 1.85%
As % of the General category 12.98% 1.61% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 13
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +91.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 Guildford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 131 186 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 37.32% 31.10% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 203
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Games
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games in Guildford.

Salary trend for Games in Guildford

Games
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Guildford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
1 9 (40.91%) PlayStation
2 7 (31.82%) Game Development
2 7 (31.82%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) Sony
3 5 (22.73%) Unreal Engine
3 5 (22.73%) Prototyping
4 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (18.18%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) F#
5 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
5 3 (13.64%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) WPF
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.64%) Google
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) MSMQ
5 3 (13.64%) MVC

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maya
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (4.55%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (4.55%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Programmer
2 7 (31.82%) Games Programmer
3 5 (22.73%) Designer
3 5 (22.73%) UI Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Audio Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Games Designer
4 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Graduate
5 3 (13.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Animator
6 2 (9.09%) UI Designer
6 2 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (9.09%) UX Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
3 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (13.64%) MSMQ
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) PlayStation
1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Animation
4 1 (4.55%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Game Development
2 5 (22.73%) Prototyping
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) F#
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Kibana
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Sony
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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