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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 245 299 321
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 4 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.065% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £41,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +14.58%
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
2906 4548 5555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.88% 46.40% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3752 4566
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Mobile Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 6 (42.86%) Game Development
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) LAMP
5 4 (28.57%) Replication
5 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
5 4 (28.57%) Online Games
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) PayPal
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (21.43%) SpriteKit
6 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) cocos2d
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) B2B
6 3 (21.43%) B2C

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Product Owner
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) LAMP
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) cocos2d
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) SpriteKit
5 2 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
6 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (7.14%) Java SE
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) UIKit
6 1 (7.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Online Games
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Game Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) B2B
3 3 (21.43%) B2C
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) PHP 5
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) PayPal