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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 809 767 796
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 74 129 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 74
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% +16.66%
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
39741 45111 41019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31692 35920 33663
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 -31 48 £50,000 - 7
South East +23 18 £44,500 +27.14% 2
West Midlands -24 4 £32,500 -38.09% 3
South West -22 2 £33,750 -20.58%
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Games
2 65 (44.52%) Apple iOS
3 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (35.62%) Android
5 48 (32.88%) Java
6 40 (27.40%) C++
7 36 (24.66%) OO
8 33 (22.60%) iOS Development
9 31 (21.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 26 (17.81%) Scrum
10 26 (17.81%) Social Gaming
11 25 (17.12%) REST
11 25 (17.12%) MySQL
12 24 (16.44%) C#
12 24 (16.44%) iOS SDK
12 24 (16.44%) Analytics
13 23 (15.75%) Facebook
14 22 (15.07%) Ajax
14 22 (15.07%) JSON
14 22 (15.07%) Objective-C
14 22 (15.07%) HTML
14 22 (15.07%) HTTP
15 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
15 21 (14.38%) NoSQL
15 21 (14.38%) Android Development
16 20 (13.70%) SQL
17 19 (13.01%) Degree
17 19 (13.01%) Software Engineering
18 18 (12.33%) Game Development
18 18 (12.33%) Social Media

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (7.53%) JBoss
1 11 (7.53%) Node.js
2 2 (1.37%) Apache
2 2 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) WordPress
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.68%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.07%) HTTP
2 10 (6.85%) SSH
3 2 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) MySQL
2 21 (14.38%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.53%) MariaDB
4 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.85%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.05%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.68%) OLAP
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.68%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Maven
2 11 (7.53%) Ant
3 10 (6.85%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.85%) Subversion
3 10 (6.85%) Emacs
4 9 (6.16%) Grunt
5 7 (4.79%) JIRA
6 5 (3.42%) Jasmine
6 5 (3.42%) Mocha
6 5 (3.42%) Bower
7 4 (2.74%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.05%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.05%) Spock
9 2 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.68%) Gradle
10 1 (0.68%) Xcode
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 146 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (10.96%) iGaming
3 4 (2.74%) Advertising
4 3 (2.05%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Finance
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 89 (60.96%) Developer
2 24 (16.44%) Games Developer
3 20 (13.70%) iOS Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Designer
5 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.53%) Database Designer
6 11 (7.53%) Database Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Programmer
7 10 (6.85%) J2EE Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Junior
9 7 (4.79%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Mobile Games Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) QA Leader
12 4 (2.74%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 25 (17.12%) REST
3 24 (16.44%) iOS SDK
4 22 (15.07%) HTML
4 22 (15.07%) Ajax
4 22 (15.07%) JSON
5 16 (10.96%) CSS
6 15 (10.27%) HTML5
7 14 (9.59%) Hibernate
8 13 (8.90%) Google Maps API
9 11 (7.53%) XML
9 11 (7.53%) J2EE
9 11 (7.53%) HTML5 Canvas
9 11 (7.53%) CSS3
10 10 (6.85%) AngularJS
10 10 (6.85%) EJB
10 10 (6.85%) SOAP
10 10 (6.85%) EJB 3.0
10 10 (6.85%) Java SE
10 10 (6.85%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.81%) Social Gaming
2 18 (12.33%) Social Media
3 16 (10.96%) iPhone
4 14 (9.59%) Online Games
5 13 (8.90%) Augmented Reality
5 13 (8.90%) iPad
5 13 (8.90%) Mobile App
6 11 (7.53%) Animation
6 11 (7.53%) Replication
6 11 (7.53%) Clustering
7 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (5.48%) Client/Server
9 7 (4.79%) Open Source
10 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
11 5 (3.42%) User Experience
12 4 (2.74%) Mathematics
13 3 (2.05%) Statistics
13 3 (2.05%) Smartphone
14 2 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (1.37%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 65 (44.52%) Apple iOS
2 52 (35.62%) Android
3 12 (8.22%) UNIX
4 8 (5.48%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.66%) OO
3 33 (22.60%) iOS Development
4 26 (17.81%) Scrum
5 24 (16.44%) Analytics
6 21 (14.38%) Android Development
7 19 (13.01%) Software Engineering
8 18 (12.33%) Game Development
9 17 (11.64%) OOP
9 17 (11.64%) MVC
10 15 (10.27%) Mentoring
11 13 (8.90%) Time Management
12 12 (8.22%) TDD
13 11 (7.53%) Workflow
13 11 (7.53%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (5.48%) Project Management
15 8 (5.48%) DevOps
16 7 (4.79%) Quantitative Analysis
17 6 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.88%) Java
2 40 (27.40%) C++
3 24 (16.44%) C#
4 22 (15.07%) Objective-C
5 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
6 20 (13.70%) SQL
7 14 (9.59%) PHP
8 10 (6.85%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.48%) Scala
10 5 (3.42%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.74%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (2.05%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (2.05%) C
13 2 (1.37%) Python
14 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (13.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) CSQA
2 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.42%) Puppet
2 3 (2.05%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) logstash
4 1 (0.68%) Salt
4 1 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Facebook
2 15 (10.27%) Google
3 14 (9.59%) Twitter
4 6 (4.11%) Adobe
5 4 (2.74%) Progress
5 4 (2.74%) Apple
6 1 (0.68%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.68%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.68%) Talend
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Dell
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
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