Period
to 17 October 2017

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 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 87 98
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Games 28 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.63% 0.56% 0.85%
As % of the General category 9.89% 1.69% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 15
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% +27.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £39,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,750 £100,000
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%

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 Guildford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 283 295 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 36.71% 33.03% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 260 241 385
Guildford median annual salary £39,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.50% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,250 £25,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

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 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 14 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 12 (42.86%) Web Development
3 11 (39.29%) WCF
3 11 (39.29%) WPF
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) TeamCity
3 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
3 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
3 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
4 10 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (35.71%) BDD
4 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (35.71%) F#
4 10 (35.71%) RESTful
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (35.71%) Kibana
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (35.71%) MSMQ
4 10 (35.71%) TDD

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 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.57%) Blender
2 1 (3.57%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (3.57%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Junior
4 10 (35.71%) Graduate
4 10 (35.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Junior Developer
5 9 (32.14%) Programmer
6 7 (25.00%) Games Programmer
7 5 (17.86%) Designer
7 5 (17.86%) UI Programmer
8 4 (14.29%) Audio Programmer
8 4 (14.29%) Games Designer
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
9 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
10 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
1 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (39.29%) WCF
2 11 (39.29%) WPF
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
3 10 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (35.71%) MSMQ
3 10 (35.71%) RESTful
3 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (17.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (17.86%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (32.14%) User Experience
3 8 (28.57%) PlayStation
4 2 (7.14%) Animation
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (3.57%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
1 12 (42.86%) Web Development
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
3 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (35.71%) Kanban
3 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 7 (25.00%) Game Development
5 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.57%) 3D Animation
6 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.57%) Full Text Search
6 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.57%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) F#
2 10 (35.71%) Ruby
3 8 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) HLSL
6 1 (3.57%) MAXScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Google
2 5 (17.86%) Sony
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Perforce