The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 132 148 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 12 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.30% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.07% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 25
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £33,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+29.10% -19.27%
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
751 751 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.91% 27.86% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 623 632 588
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Online Games
East of England

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Online Games
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Hertfordshire region.

Online Games Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Online Games
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (88.24%) CMS
2 15 (88.24%) Service Delivery
2 15 (88.24%) Online Betting
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) MySQL
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Apache
2 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
2 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
2 15 (88.24%) HTTP
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
3 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
3 14 (82.35%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) SWIFT
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) Apache
1 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 15 (88.24%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) DHCP
1 15 (88.24%) HTTP
1 15 (88.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) MySQL
1 15 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (88.24%) Online Betting
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
1 2 (11.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
1 15 (88.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
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