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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 307 304 279
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 3 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.096% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.21% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 30
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -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
4288 4878 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.65% 47.05% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 4125 4383
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) C++
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Ant
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Maven
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) Android
5 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
6 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (35.29%) Gradle
6 6 (35.29%) OpenStack
6 6 (35.29%) Puppet
6 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 6 (35.29%) Flash
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) QA
8 4 (23.53%) Selenium
8 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 4 (23.53%) BDD
8 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
9 3 (17.65%) Ruby
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
10 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (35.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Ant
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Gradle
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) Bower
5 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.88%) Grunt
5 1 (5.88%) Mocha
General
1 17 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Interactive Media
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Build Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Games Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Lead Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Lead Game Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight Manager
3 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Games Developer
3 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Flash
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) WebKit
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Social Gaming
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (5.88%) Psychology
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
1 1 (5.88%) IPTV
1 1 (5.88%) Animation
1 1 (5.88%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Android
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) Market Research
7 1 (5.88%) Product Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
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