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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 805 842 888
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +46
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 75 89 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.088% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 50
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +52.77%
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
37068 43100 42453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.21% 42.63% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30518 35020 33411
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +32 43 £51,250 - 7
North West +9 11 £22,500 -62.50% 1
West Midlands -13 11 £21,000 -56.92% 5
North East - 10 - -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Games
2 75 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.20%) Java
3 45 (30.20%) Apple iOS
4 39 (26.17%) Android
5 38 (25.50%) Scrum
6 37 (24.83%) QA
7 34 (22.82%) HTML
8 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
9 27 (18.12%) Online Games
10 26 (17.45%) Refactoring
10 26 (17.45%) TDD
11 25 (16.78%) CSS
11 25 (16.78%) Web Services
11 25 (16.78%) OO
12 24 (16.11%) Game Development
12 24 (16.11%) HTML5
13 23 (15.44%) MySQL
13 23 (15.44%) Mobile App
14 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
14 22 (14.77%) Kanban
15 21 (14.09%) SQL
15 21 (14.09%) C++
16 20 (13.42%) C#
16 20 (13.42%) CSS3
17 18 (12.08%) BDD
18 17 (11.41%) NoSQL
18 17 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (11.41%) PHP
18 17 (11.41%) Jenkins

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 7 (4.70%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.68%) Apache
3 3 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.34%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.34%) Jetty
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) 3ds Max
1 4 (2.68%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (2.68%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) TestFlight
3 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.67%) Google Play
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.44%) MySQL
2 17 (11.41%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.40%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.03%) Big Data
6 6 (4.03%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.34%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.34%) Redis
10 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.67%) OLAP
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.04%) Grunt
4 6 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.03%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.03%) Hudson
5 5 (3.36%) JIRA
5 5 (3.36%) Subversion
6 4 (2.68%) Appium
6 4 (2.68%) Selenium
7 3 (2.01%) Ant
7 3 (2.01%) Gradle
7 3 (2.01%) Maven
8 2 (1.34%) GoCD
8 2 (1.34%) TestLink
9 1 (0.67%) Babel
9 1 (0.67%) Bower
9 1 (0.67%) git-flow
9 1 (0.67%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.67%) webpack
General
1 149 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (8.05%) Finance
3 9 (6.04%) Banking
3 9 (6.04%) Marketing
4 5 (3.36%) Advertising
5 4 (2.68%) Back Office
6 3 (2.01%) Publishing
6 3 (2.01%) Retail
7 2 (1.34%) iGaming
8 1 (0.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 86 (57.72%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) Games Developer
3 21 (14.09%) Java Developer
4 19 (12.75%) Mobile Games Developer
5 13 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (8.05%) C++ Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (7.38%) Architect
7 11 (7.38%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.04%) C++ Games Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Games Engineer
9 9 (6.04%) Junior
10 8 (5.37%) C Developer
10 8 (5.37%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.37%) C/C++ Developer
10 8 (5.37%) iOS Developer
10 8 (5.37%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.82%) HTML
2 25 (16.78%) CSS
2 25 (16.78%) Web Services
3 24 (16.11%) HTML5
4 20 (13.42%) CSS3
5 17 (11.41%) AngularJS
6 16 (10.74%) SOAP
7 14 (9.40%) J2EE
7 14 (9.40%) RESTful
8 13 (8.72%) JSON
8 13 (8.72%) Node.js
8 13 (8.72%) Spring
9 12 (8.05%) .NET
9 12 (8.05%) jQuery
9 12 (8.05%) React
9 12 (8.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 11 (7.38%) Hibernate
10 11 (7.38%) JPA
10 11 (7.38%) OpenGL
10 11 (7.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.12%) Online Games
2 23 (15.44%) Mobile App
3 16 (10.74%) User Experience
4 14 (9.40%) Social Gaming
5 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.03%) Animation
7 6 (4.03%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.36%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.36%) Social Media
9 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.68%) Graphic Design
9 4 (2.68%) Replication
10 3 (2.01%) Handset
11 2 (1.34%) Physics
11 2 (1.34%) Statistics
12 1 (0.67%) iPad
12 1 (0.67%) iPhone
12 1 (0.67%) Motion Graphics
12 1 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.20%) Apple iOS
2 39 (26.17%) Android
3 13 (8.72%) Linux
4 7 (4.70%) CentOS
4 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.36%) BlackBerry OS
5 5 (3.36%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.36%) Windows
5 5 (3.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.50%) Scrum
3 26 (17.45%) Refactoring
3 26 (17.45%) TDD
4 25 (16.78%) OO
5 24 (16.11%) Game Development
6 22 (14.77%) Kanban
6 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
7 18 (12.08%) BDD
8 17 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.74%) Mobile Development
9 16 (10.74%) Test Automation
10 15 (10.07%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (9.40%) iOS Development
11 14 (9.40%) Web Development
12 12 (8.05%) Coaching
12 12 (8.05%) Front End Development
12 12 (8.05%) High Availability
12 12 (8.05%) Project Management
13 11 (7.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.20%) Java
2 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.09%) C++
3 21 (14.09%) SQL
4 20 (13.42%) C#
5 17 (11.41%) PHP
6 9 (6.04%) C
7 7 (4.70%) Objective-C
7 7 (4.70%) Python
7 7 (4.70%) Ruby
7 7 (4.70%) Scala
8 6 (4.03%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.68%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.01%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.01%) Groovy
10 3 (2.01%) Perl
10 3 (2.01%) R
11 2 (1.34%) Clojure
11 2 (1.34%) F#
11 2 (1.34%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) ISEB
3 4 (2.68%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.01%) PhD
5 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.83%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (8.05%) Sun
2 7 (4.70%) Adobe
3 6 (4.03%) Splunk
4 5 (3.36%) Google
5 4 (2.68%) PayPal
6 3 (2.01%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.34%) Apple
7 2 (1.34%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle
8 1 (0.67%) Samsung
8 1 (0.67%) Zend
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 per annum + £10K Equity & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Warner Bros.
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Pro-Quest
Salary: 50000-55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 24 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 25 days ago