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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 42 41 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.40% 10.90% 8.50%
As % of the General category 5.56% 29.49% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 13
Median salary £65,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
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
36 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.17% 36.97% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 69 62
Median salary £46,250 £53,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +53.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
1 2 (40.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Blog
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) RavenDB
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Akka
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) RavenDB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Executive
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Akka
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blog
1 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Scala