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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 770 771 774
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 79 92 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.093% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 83
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
37604 39691 39405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.93% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30345 31163 32641
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(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 -15 58 £47,500 -13.63% 8
West Midlands -20 6 £31,500 -40.00% 2
South East -23 6 £46,250 +19.35%
North West -16 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
South West -21 1 £32,500 -23.52%
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Games
2 57 (38.26%) Java
3 51 (34.23%) Apple iOS
4 49 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (28.19%) Android
6 33 (22.15%) C++
7 31 (20.81%) HTML
8 28 (18.79%) OO
8 28 (18.79%) HTML5
9 26 (17.45%) C#
9 26 (17.45%) MySQL
9 26 (17.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 25 (16.78%) iOS Development
11 23 (15.44%) Objective-C
12 22 (14.77%) Ajax
12 22 (14.77%) Scrum
12 22 (14.77%) CSS
13 21 (14.09%) JavaScript
14 20 (13.42%) Degree
15 18 (12.08%) Animation
15 18 (12.08%) Social Gaming
16 17 (11.41%) iOS SDK
16 17 (11.41%) JSON
16 17 (11.41%) Maven
16 17 (11.41%) Ant
16 17 (11.41%) TDD
17 16 (10.74%) HTTP
17 16 (10.74%) REST
17 16 (10.74%) CSS3
17 16 (10.74%) HTML5 Canvas

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 13 (8.72%) Node.js
2 12 (8.05%) JBoss
3 6 (4.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (8.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (5.37%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (3.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.68%) Maya
4 4 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.67%) Blender
5 1 (0.67%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.67%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) HTTP
2 10 (6.71%) SSH
3 2 (1.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.67%) VoIP
4 1 (0.67%) VPN
4 1 (0.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) MySQL
2 15 (10.07%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.38%) MariaDB
4 10 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.67%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.67%) OLAP
6 1 (0.67%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.67%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Maven
1 17 (11.41%) Ant
2 12 (8.05%) Subversion
3 11 (7.38%) Eclipse
3 11 (7.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.38%) Grunt
4 10 (6.71%) Emacs
4 10 (6.71%) Bower
4 10 (6.71%) Mocha
4 10 (6.71%) Jasmine
5 8 (5.37%) Axure RP
6 6 (4.03%) Gradle
7 5 (3.36%) JIRA
7 5 (3.36%) Selenium
8 3 (2.01%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.34%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.67%) Redmine
10 1 (0.67%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 149 (100.00%) Games
2 15 (10.07%) iGaming
3 6 (4.03%) Marketing
4 5 (3.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.34%) Finance
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 91 (61.07%) Developer
2 34 (22.82%) Games Developer
3 23 (15.44%) Designer
4 14 (9.40%) iOS Developer
5 13 (8.72%) Mobile Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Mobile Games Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Database Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Database Designer
8 10 (6.71%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (6.71%) UX Designer
9 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Junior
10 5 (3.36%) Programmer
11 4 (2.68%) Administrator
11 4 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.68%) Graduate
11 4 (2.68%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.81%) HTML
2 28 (18.79%) HTML5
3 26 (17.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 22 (14.77%) CSS
4 22 (14.77%) Ajax
5 17 (11.41%) JSON
5 17 (11.41%) iOS SDK
6 16 (10.74%) REST
6 16 (10.74%) CSS3
6 16 (10.74%) HTML5 Canvas
7 15 (10.07%) Flash
8 11 (7.38%) XML
8 11 (7.38%) Sass
8 11 (7.38%) LESS
9 10 (6.71%) WebSockets
9 10 (6.71%) WebKit
9 10 (6.71%) Backbone.js
9 10 (6.71%) Google Maps API
9 10 (6.71%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (6.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.08%) Animation
1 18 (12.08%) Social Gaming
2 15 (10.07%) Social Media
3 14 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.72%) User Experience
5 12 (8.05%) iPhone
5 12 (8.05%) Mathematics
6 11 (7.38%) Replication
6 11 (7.38%) Clustering
7 10 (6.71%) Online Games
7 10 (6.71%) Augmented Reality
7 10 (6.71%) iPad
7 10 (6.71%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.36%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.68%) Open Source
11 3 (2.01%) Statistics
11 3 (2.01%) Graphic Design
12 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.23%) Apple iOS
2 42 (28.19%) Android
3 15 (10.07%) Linux
4 12 (8.05%) UNIX
5 7 (4.70%) Windows
6 5 (3.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.79%) OO
3 25 (16.78%) iOS Development
4 22 (14.77%) Scrum
5 17 (11.41%) TDD
6 16 (10.74%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.07%) Analytics
8 14 (9.40%) Android Development
8 14 (9.40%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.40%) Web Development
8 14 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.40%) Time Management
9 13 (8.72%) OOP
10 12 (8.05%) DevOps
11 11 (7.38%) Performance Analysis
11 11 (7.38%) MVC
12 10 (6.71%) Game Development
13 9 (6.04%) Workflow
14 7 (4.70%) Project Management
15 6 (4.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (38.26%) Java
2 33 (22.15%) C++
3 26 (17.45%) C#
4 23 (15.44%) Objective-C
5 21 (14.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.07%) SQL
7 14 (9.40%) PHP
8 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.36%) Scala
10 4 (2.68%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (2.68%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (2.68%) Ruby
10 4 (2.68%) ActionScript
11 3 (2.01%) C
12 2 (1.34%) Perl
12 2 (1.34%) Python
13 1 (0.67%) Lua
13 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 20 (13.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.38%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Puppet
2 7 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.34%) Nagios
3 2 (1.34%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) logstash
4 1 (0.67%) Salt
4 1 (0.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (9.40%) Adobe
1 14 (9.40%) Facebook
2 13 (8.72%) Google
3 12 (8.05%) Twitter
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.01%) Apple
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle
6 1 (0.67%) Cognos
6 1 (0.67%) Progress
6 1 (0.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.67%) Dell
6 1 (0.67%) Intel
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.67%) Talend
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
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