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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 295 334 307
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 12 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.074% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.16% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 24
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £27,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
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
4572 5723 5630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.05% 47.04% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3916 4890 5122
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 21 (100.00%) Games
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Maven
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Ant
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (28.57%) Gradle
5 6 (28.57%) Kanban
5 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (28.57%) BDD
5 6 (28.57%) Puppet
5 6 (28.57%) OpenStack
5 6 (28.57%) Flash
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Selenium
5 6 (28.57%) Android
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
7 4 (19.05%) Social Gaming

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Ant
1 7 (33.33%) Maven
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 6 (28.57%) Gradle
3 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Grunt
4 1 (4.76%) Bower
4 1 (4.76%) Mocha
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 21 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Build Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Customer Insight Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Product Owner
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Games Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Flash
2 5 (23.81%) Ajax
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) WebSockets
3 1 (4.76%) WebKit
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) Sass
3 1 (4.76%) LESS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) IPTV
1 4 (19.05%) Psychology
1 4 (19.05%) Social Media
1 4 (19.05%) Social Gaming
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Android
2 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) BDD
3 6 (28.57%) Kanban
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Customer Insight
5 4 (19.05%) Qualitative Research
5 4 (19.05%) Market Research
5 4 (19.05%) Product Management
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago