The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 29 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.88% 0.92% -
As % of the General category 4.00% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
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 Stevenage region.

General Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 22.12% 24.77% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 36
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Games
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Games Salary Trend in Stevenage

Games
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala