Period
to 20 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 124 142
Rank change year-on-year +60 +18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Games 4 21 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.69% 1.06% 1.39%
As % of the General category 2.12% 2.98% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 52
Median annual salary £36,500 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.13% +21.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,250 £33,200 £25,750
90th Percentile £46,875 £85,500 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 189 705 1,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 32.59% 35.75% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 128 476 856
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,525 £30,375 £26,000
90th Percentile £84,125 £87,500 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Hertfordshire

Games
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Games in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Games in Hertfordshire

Games
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Games in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Games in Hertfordshire

Games
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +49 1 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £20,000 -
Games
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SVG
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Haml
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Mocha
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Figma
1 1 (25.00%) InVision
1 1 (25.00%) Sketch
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Author
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Technical Author
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Chai
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
1 1 (25.00%) Haml
1 1 (25.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Nunjucks
1 1 (25.00%) Puppeteer
1 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) SVG
1 1 (25.00%) Vue.js
1 1 (25.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) ES6
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript