The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 10 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.41% 5.71% 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 9.52% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Mobile Games
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 48.65% 60.00% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the Dundee region.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in Dundee

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 18 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (66.67%) Android
2 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 11 (61.11%) Social Gaming
3 11 (61.11%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) OpenGL
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) cocos2d
5 6 (33.33%) Twitter
5 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 6 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Phone
7 4 (22.22%) Android Development
7 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Ruby
8 3 (16.67%) Replication
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) Node.js
8 3 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (16.67%) MongoDB

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SMTP
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 18 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile Games Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Games Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Games Programmer
5 4 (22.22%) Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Games Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Games Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) OpenGL
1 7 (38.89%) cocos2d
2 6 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Social Gaming
2 6 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Online Games
4 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.56%) Social Media
5 1 (5.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Android
1 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Phone
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Android Development
2 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 3 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Twitter
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Facebook