Period
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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 91 107
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Games 26 12 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.27% 1.00% 0.71%
As % of the General category 3.13% 1.96% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
10th Percentile - - £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £46,250 £27,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -23.08%
75th Percentile £46,250 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile - - £48,125
South East median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 832 612 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 72.60% 51.04% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 419 446 487
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,700 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £58,438 £61,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Games in West Sussex

Games
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Games in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Games in West Sussex

Games
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Burgess Hill +14 25 - - 1
Worthing +5 1 £42,500 - 1
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (96.15%) Digital Economy
3 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 23 (88.46%) Windows 10
4 18 (69.23%) GDPR
5 12 (46.15%) Mac OS
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) SLA
6 9 (34.62%) Service Management
6 9 (34.62%) Legal
6 9 (34.62%) Citrix
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (34.62%) Line Management
6 9 (34.62%) Document Management
6 9 (34.62%) Escalation Management
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Technology Transformation
8 2 (7.69%) Project Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Proactive Management
8 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.69%) PMO
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) PMI
8 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.85%) Power BI
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (96.15%) Digital Economy
2 9 (34.62%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Support Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Team Leader
4 8 (30.77%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 6 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
7 2 (7.69%) Junior
7 2 (7.69%) Junior Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) Windows 10
2 12 (46.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Document Management
1 9 (34.62%) Escalation Management
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Line Management
1 9 (34.62%) Service Management
2 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) ITSM
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Proactive Management
3 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (7.69%) Project Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Technology Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Decision-Making
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) GDPR
2 9 (34.62%) SLA
3 2 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix