The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 39 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Games 5 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.99% 10.26% 8.50%
As % of the General category 13.16% 27.59% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 13
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 St Albans region.

General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 22.75% 37.18% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 56
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,155
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +24.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Games
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Games Salary Trend in St Albans

Games
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in St Albans

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Games.

1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (25.00%) Blog
3 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra

Games
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) CRM Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Executive
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Games Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Games Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Akka
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Blog
2 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree