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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Games 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 4.76%
As % of the General category - - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
37 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 41.57% 62.28% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 67
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 11 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) IVR
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree