The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing Online Games 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +26.15%
Online Games
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
252 247 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.91% 40.83% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 161 178 76
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Online Games across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Online Games
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Online Games Salary Trend in Watford

Online Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe