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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 13 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Games 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.97% - 3.06%
As % of the General category 31.82% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £90,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
22 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 28.21% 38.46% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 50
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (93.75%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) NUnit
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (93.75%) BDD
2 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 15 (93.75%) Node.js
2 15 (93.75%) Unit Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Couchbase
2 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
2 15 (93.75%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (93.75%) OpenShift
3 12 (75.00%) Open Source
4 11 (68.75%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Game Theory
6 1 (6.25%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) Linear Regression
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
6 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Tableau

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Elasticsearch
1 15 (93.75%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (93.75%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
1 15 (93.75%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Developer
1 15 (93.75%) C# .NET Developer
1 15 (93.75%) C# Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Lead .NET Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Lead C# Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Lead Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Technical Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Technical Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Creative Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) BDD
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
1 15 (93.75%) Scrum
1 15 (93.75%) TDD
1 15 (93.75%) Unit Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
3 11 (68.75%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Game Theory
4 1 (6.25%) Linear Regression
4 1 (6.25%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
4 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau