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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 146 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.30% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.83% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +63.07%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
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
921 844 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.87% 36.13% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 740 695 581
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 4 £55,000 -
Online Games
East of England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (93.33%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (93.33%) Online Betting
2 14 (93.33%) CentOS
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 14 (93.33%) Service Delivery
2 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) CMS
2 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 14 (93.33%) HTTP
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Apache
2 14 (93.33%) Tomcat
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Grails
4 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Apache
1 14 (93.33%) Tomcat
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (93.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DHCP
1 14 (93.33%) HTTP
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
1 14 (93.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (93.33%) Online Betting
2 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Linux Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 14 (93.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
1 1 (6.67%) Grails
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (93.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
1 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe