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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.80% - -
As % of the General category 4.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
47 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 42.34% 40.91% 62.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 49
Average salary £54,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.73% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,750 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft