The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 5.41%
As % of the General category - - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 37.21% 23.18% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 22
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of job ads across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Games.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Couchbase
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (85.71%) OpenShift
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Game Theory
5 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Linear Regression
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Couchbase
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) NUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Lead .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Lead C# Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Lead Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) BDD
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Game Theory
4 1 (14.29%) Linear Regression
4 1 (14.29%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau