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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.42% - -
As % of the General category 35.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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
37 18 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.81% 22.22% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 51
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) OO
1 26 (100.00%) Internet
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (100.00%) BDD
1 26 (100.00%) CQRS
1 26 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 20 (76.92%) Razor View Engine

Games
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 26 (100.00%) WCF
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 20 (76.92%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) OO
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 26 (100.00%) BDD
1 26 (100.00%) CQRS
1 26 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago