The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 5.23%
As % of the General category - - 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 121 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 45.05% 72.46% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 111 59
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Games
Hertfordshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Games
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Games Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Games
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) IVR
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree