The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile 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
Mobile Game
Rank 317 305 319
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 9 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 18
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Mobile Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4347 4905 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.60% 41.47% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3618 4308 4864
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the City of London region.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the City of London

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games.

1 28 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (39.29%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 9 (32.14%) BDD
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Selenium
5 8 (28.57%) QA
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 6 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (21.43%) WordPress
7 6 (21.43%) JBehave
8 5 (17.86%) Product Management
8 5 (17.86%) Animation
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Psychology
9 4 (14.29%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
9 4 (14.29%) IPTV
9 4 (14.29%) Market Research
9 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.29%) Social Gaming
9 4 (14.29%) Social Media
9 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight
9 4 (14.29%) Jenkins

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 6 (21.43%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Maya
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (21.43%) JBehave
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
4 3 (10.71%) Ant
5 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.14%) Mocha
5 2 (7.14%) Grunt
5 2 (7.14%) Bower
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) iGaming
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Designer
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
4 2 (7.14%) Games Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Producer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
1 3 (10.71%) Spring
1 3 (10.71%) Ajax
1 3 (10.71%) JSON
1 3 (10.71%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) CSS3
2 2 (7.14%) WebSockets
2 2 (7.14%) WebKit
2 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 2 (7.14%) Sass
2 2 (7.14%) LESS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
2 2 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) Flash
3 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Animation
2 4 (14.29%) Psychology
2 4 (14.29%) IPTV
2 4 (14.29%) Social Media
2 4 (14.29%) Social Gaming
3 3 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) FMCG
5 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.57%) Statistics
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) TDD
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) BDD
3 5 (17.86%) Product Management
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Market Research
4 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 4 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (3.57%) 3D Animation
7 1 (3.57%) Game Development
7 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 6 (21.43%) PHP
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe
1 1 (3.57%) Apple
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