The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 842 909 867
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -42
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 56 51 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.050% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 66
Median salary £63,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +11.11%
Mobile Games
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38244 42935 44308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.62% 41.73% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31699 34334 35307
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in England

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in England

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in England

Mobile Games
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 42 £77,500 +58.97% 9
North East - 6 - - 3
North West +25 5 £25,000 -37.50%
West Midlands +2 3 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 139 (100.00%) Games
2 79 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (33.81%) Java
4 43 (30.94%) Apple iOS
5 42 (30.22%) Web Services
6 31 (22.30%) Android
7 30 (21.58%) Game Development
7 30 (21.58%) Software Engineering
8 28 (20.14%) TDD
9 27 (19.42%) C#
9 27 (19.42%) Mobile App
10 26 (18.71%) Refactoring
10 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
10 26 (18.71%) .NET
11 25 (17.99%) C++
12 24 (17.27%) HTML
12 24 (17.27%) Scrum
12 24 (17.27%) QA
13 21 (15.11%) RESTful
13 21 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (15.11%) MongoDB
13 21 (15.11%) SOAP
13 21 (15.11%) iOS Development
14 20 (14.39%) J2EE
14 20 (14.39%) OpenGL
14 20 (14.39%) NoSQL
15 19 (13.67%) BDD
15 19 (13.67%) JPA
15 19 (13.67%) Spring

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (7.19%) OpenStack
2 9 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.76%) Confluence
4 3 (2.16%) Apache
4 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.16%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.88%) SaaS
4 3 (2.16%) Datadog
5 2 (1.44%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.72%) GitHub
6 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) DHCP
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
3 1 (0.72%) LAN
3 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.72%) VPN
3 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) MongoDB
2 20 (14.39%) NoSQL
3 19 (13.67%) MySQL
4 13 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (7.91%) Big Data
5 11 (7.91%) Hadoop
6 10 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (5.76%) Neo4j
7 8 (5.76%) Redis
8 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.16%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.72%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
1 12 (8.63%) JIRA
2 6 (4.32%) Grunt
3 5 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (3.60%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.60%) Hudson
4 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.16%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.16%) Log4Net
5 3 (2.16%) Maven
5 3 (2.16%) NUnit
6 2 (1.44%) Ant
6 2 (1.44%) Gradle
7 1 (0.72%) Appium
7 1 (0.72%) Bower
7 1 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Mockito
7 1 (0.72%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 139 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (6.47%) Banking
2 9 (6.47%) Finance
3 3 (2.16%) Advertising
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) iGaming
5 1 (0.72%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 103 (74.10%) Developer
2 43 (30.94%) Games Developer
3 31 (22.30%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.39%) C++ Developer
4 20 (14.39%) Mobile Games Developer
5 18 (12.95%) C++ Games Developer
5 18 (12.95%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (12.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 15 (10.79%) C# Developer
7 14 (10.07%) C Developer
7 14 (10.07%) C/C++ Developer
8 13 (9.35%) iOS Developer
9 11 (7.91%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.91%) Architect
9 11 (7.91%) Java Architect
10 10 (7.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (7.19%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (6.47%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.76%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.22%) Web Services
2 26 (18.71%) .NET
3 24 (17.27%) HTML
4 21 (15.11%) RESTful
4 21 (15.11%) SOAP
5 20 (14.39%) J2EE
5 20 (14.39%) OpenGL
6 19 (13.67%) CSS
6 19 (13.67%) Hibernate
6 19 (13.67%) JPA
6 19 (13.67%) Spring
7 17 (12.23%) JSON
8 15 (10.79%) HTML5
8 15 (10.79%) REST
9 14 (10.07%) CSS3
10 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (7.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 9 (6.47%) .NET Framework
13 8 (5.76%) AngularJS
14 7 (5.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.42%) Mobile App
2 18 (12.95%) Social Gaming
3 13 (9.35%) Online Games
4 11 (7.91%) User Experience
5 6 (4.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.60%) Animation
7 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.16%) Handset
8 3 (2.16%) Replication
8 3 (2.16%) Social Network
9 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.72%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.72%) Statistics
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.94%) Apple iOS
2 31 (22.30%) Android
3 16 (11.51%) Linux
4 10 (7.19%) CentOS
4 10 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Debian
5 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.58%) Game Development
2 30 (21.58%) Software Engineering
3 28 (20.14%) TDD
4 26 (18.71%) Refactoring
5 24 (17.27%) Scrum
6 21 (15.11%) iOS Development
7 19 (13.67%) BDD
7 19 (13.67%) Mobile Development
8 18 (12.95%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 18 (12.95%) SOA
9 16 (11.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (10.79%) Android Development
10 15 (10.79%) Kanban
11 14 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (10.07%) DevOps
11 14 (10.07%) OO
12 13 (9.35%) Configuration Management
13 10 (7.19%) Open Source
13 10 (7.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.81%) Java
2 27 (19.42%) C#
3 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.99%) C++
5 18 (12.95%) SQL
6 15 (10.79%) C
7 11 (7.91%) PHP
8 9 (6.47%) ActionScript
8 9 (6.47%) Erlang
8 9 (6.47%) F#
8 9 (6.47%) Haskell
8 9 (6.47%) Scala
9 8 (5.76%) Clojure
9 8 (5.76%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.04%) Ruby
11 3 (2.16%) PHP 5
11 3 (2.16%) Python
11 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ISEB
2 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.27%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) Puppet
2 10 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.16%) HP Fortify
3 3 (2.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (7.91%) Splunk
2 10 (7.19%) Google
3 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.04%) Adobe
5 6 (4.32%) Sun
6 4 (2.88%) New Relic
7 3 (2.16%) Autodesk
7 3 (2.16%) PayPal
8 1 (0.72%) Facebook
8 1 (0.72%) IFS
8 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle
8 1 (0.72%) Sage
8 1 (0.72%) SAP
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 16 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Marmalade
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago