The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 4.35% - 10.00%
As % of the General category 12.50% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £21,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Games
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region.

General Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 34.78% 12.28% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Games
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Games Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Games
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage