Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Games 11 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.33% 2.14% 1.07%
As % of the General category 4.31% 6.91% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 8
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.33% +30.10% -26.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,500 £58,875
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -

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 255 275 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 30.87% 30.93% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 207 242 222
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Games in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (63.64%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Sony
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Presales
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
6 2 (18.18%) Android Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

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 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Google Play
3 1 (9.09%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Android Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Celery
3 1 (9.09%) DirectX
3 1 (9.09%) Django
3 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) TensorFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Presales
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Game Development
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Lua
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) R
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Sony
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Google