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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 290 324 311
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 11 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
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
4360 5344 5880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.99% 44.95% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3603 4386 5176
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) Mobile Development
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Photoshop
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Online Games
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) ActionScript
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Android
7 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (20.00%) iGaming
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) PHP
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (13.33%) Adobe AIR
10 2 (13.33%) Online Gambling
10 2 (13.33%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Games Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile Games Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Flash Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Flash Games Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Designer
6 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) HTML5
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Stage3D
6 2 (13.33%) Adobe AIR
6 2 (13.33%) Flash
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
7 1 (6.67%) Android NDK
7 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Online Games
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Online Gambling
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Social Gaming
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) OO
1 9 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Programming
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Game Development
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (13.33%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
1 1 (6.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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