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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 6 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 15 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 23.08% 50.67% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 44.12% 67.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
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
34 56 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 52.31% 74.67% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in Dundee

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (70.59%) Android
2 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
3 11 (64.71%) C++
4 10 (58.82%) Social Gaming
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) cocos2d
5 8 (47.06%) OpenGL
6 6 (35.29%) Twitter
6 6 (35.29%) OpenGL ES
7 4 (23.53%) PHP
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Phone
8 3 (17.65%) Android Development
8 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
8 3 (17.65%) User Stories
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Game Development
8 3 (17.65%) Node.js
8 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
8 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (17.65%) Ruby
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (17.65%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (11.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 17 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Games Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Games Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Games Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Games Producer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Games Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Games Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) OpenGL
1 8 (47.06%) cocos2d
2 6 (35.29%) OpenGL ES
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Social Gaming
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Online Games
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Android
1 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Phone
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Game Development
1 3 (17.65%) User Stories
1 3 (17.65%) Android Development
1 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
2 1 (5.88%) OOP
2 1 (5.88%) OO
2 1 (5.88%) Scrum
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Twitter
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Facebook