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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 263 314 310
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.039% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.086% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £38,000 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+29.72% +42.30%
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
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Online Games
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (57.14%) ActionScript
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Online Gambling
4 1 (14.29%) Haskell
4 1 (14.29%) Erlang
4 1 (14.29%) F#

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Games Developer
3 4 (57.14%) HTML Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Online Games
2 1 (14.29%) Online Gambling
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) ActionScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Erlang
3 1 (14.29%) F#
3 1 (14.29%) Haskell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Bcfg2
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft