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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 809 717 794
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +77
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 71 129 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 77
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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
39912 39336 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.39% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31445 32173 37001
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 49 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands -14 11 £42,500 -2.85%
South East -1 6 £42,500 +54.54%
North West -19 4 £22,500 -33.33% 1
South West -26 1 - -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Games
2 67 (35.08%) HTML
3 64 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (31.41%) CSS
5 58 (30.37%) JavaScript
6 55 (28.80%) OO
6 55 (28.80%) HTML5
7 51 (26.70%) Java
8 43 (22.51%) CSS3
9 42 (21.99%) Apple iOS
10 41 (21.47%) Android
11 40 (20.94%) Time Management
12 37 (19.37%) Scrum
13 31 (16.23%) Game Development
13 31 (16.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 28 (14.66%) C#
14 28 (14.66%) MySQL
14 28 (14.66%) TDD
15 26 (13.61%) Shell Script
15 26 (13.61%) Project Management
16 24 (12.57%) Linux
16 24 (12.57%) HTML5 Canvas
17 23 (12.04%) UNIX
17 23 (12.04%) Subversion
18 21 (10.99%) C++
18 21 (10.99%) Ant
18 21 (10.99%) SOAP
18 21 (10.99%) jQuery
19 20 (10.47%) XML
19 20 (10.47%) User Experience

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 15 (7.85%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.33%) Node.js
3 7 (3.66%) WordPress
4 4 (2.09%) IIS
4 4 (2.09%) Apache
4 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.09%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (2.09%) Maya
4 1 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.90%) SSH
2 13 (6.81%) Internet
3 11 (5.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.66%) MySQL
2 17 (8.90%) RDBMS
2 17 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.19%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.62%) Couchbase
5 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.05%) Redis
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (12.04%) Subversion
2 21 (10.99%) Ant
3 19 (9.95%) Maven
4 17 (8.90%) Emacs
5 11 (5.76%) Selenium
6 8 (4.19%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.14%) JBehave
7 6 (3.14%) Bower
7 6 (3.14%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.14%) Mocha
7 6 (3.14%) Grunt
8 5 (2.62%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.09%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.09%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.09%) JIRA
10 2 (1.05%) Xcode
10 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.52%) Redmine
11 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
General
1 191 (100.00%) Games
2 17 (8.90%) Retail
3 10 (5.24%) iGaming
4 5 (2.62%) Online Betting
4 5 (2.62%) Finance
5 3 (1.57%) Advertising
5 3 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (54.97%) Developer
2 27 (14.14%) Games Developer
3 20 (10.47%) Project Manager
4 16 (8.38%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Programmer
6 13 (6.81%) Web Developer
7 12 (6.28%) Junior
7 12 (6.28%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Designer
9 9 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.71%) PHP Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.19%) Games Programmer
10 8 (4.19%) Graduate
10 8 (4.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 8 (4.19%) Mobile Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Tools Developer
11 7 (3.66%) UI Programmer
11 7 (3.66%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (35.08%) HTML
2 60 (31.41%) CSS
3 55 (28.80%) HTML5
4 43 (22.51%) CSS3
5 31 (16.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 24 (12.57%) HTML5 Canvas
7 21 (10.99%) jQuery
7 21 (10.99%) SOAP
8 20 (10.47%) XML
9 19 (9.95%) Web Services
9 19 (9.95%) Ajax
10 18 (9.42%) JSON
10 18 (9.42%) RESTful
11 16 (8.38%) Sass
12 15 (7.85%) J2EE
12 15 (7.85%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.33%) Spring
14 10 (5.24%) Flash
15 8 (4.19%) XML-RPC
15 8 (4.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.47%) User Experience
2 19 (9.95%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.85%) Animation
4 14 (7.33%) iPhone
5 12 (6.28%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.76%) Online Games
7 10 (5.24%) Social Gaming
8 9 (4.71%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.66%) Social Media
9 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.14%) iPad
10 6 (3.14%) Social Network
10 6 (3.14%) Smartphone
11 4 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (2.09%) Replication
11 4 (2.09%) IPTV
11 4 (2.09%) Psychology
12 3 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
13 2 (1.05%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.99%) Apple iOS
2 41 (21.47%) Android
3 24 (12.57%) Linux
4 23 (12.04%) UNIX
5 5 (2.62%) CentOS
5 5 (2.62%) Debian
5 5 (2.62%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.09%) Windows
6 4 (2.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.80%) OO
3 40 (20.94%) Time Management
4 37 (19.37%) Scrum
5 31 (16.23%) Game Development
6 28 (14.66%) TDD
7 26 (13.61%) Project Management
8 19 (9.95%) BDD
9 18 (9.42%) E-Commerce
10 16 (8.38%) MVC
11 15 (7.85%) OOP
12 13 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.81%) Web Development
13 12 (6.28%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.24%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.71%) Android Development
15 9 (4.71%) OO PHP
16 8 (4.19%) iOS Development
16 8 (4.19%) High Availability
16 8 (4.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.37%) JavaScript
2 51 (26.70%) Java
3 28 (14.66%) C#
4 26 (13.61%) Shell Script
5 21 (10.99%) C++
6 19 (9.95%) PHP
6 19 (9.95%) SQL
7 14 (7.33%) Objective-C
8 10 (5.24%) ActionScript
9 8 (4.19%) Python
10 6 (3.14%) Scala
11 5 (2.62%) Ruby
11 5 (2.62%) XPath
11 5 (2.62%) PowerHouse
12 4 (2.09%) C
13 3 (1.57%) Perl
14 2 (1.05%) Lua
14 2 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 18 (9.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.95%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Puppet
2 3 (1.57%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (6.81%) Twitter
2 11 (5.76%) JBoss
3 9 (4.71%) Adobe
4 5 (2.62%) Google
4 5 (2.62%) Facebook
5 4 (2.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.05%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) Intel
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