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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 40 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 8 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.67% 13.10% -
As % of the General category 17.39% 40.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 0
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
46 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.62% 32.41% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 19
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +49.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in St Albans

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing 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 Games.

1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) WCF
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) RavenDB
2 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (33.33%) Drupal
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Django

Games
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
2 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) Django
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) CQRS
3 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Python