The 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - 137 131
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.75% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -21.13%
Online Games
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
879 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.43% 39.69% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 711 601 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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