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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 797 764 773
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 57 125 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 76
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+27.14% +7.69%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -21 32 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East +13 18 £44,500 +27.14%
South West -14 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands -7 2 £33,750 -35.71%
North East - 1 £30,000 - 2
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Games
2 63 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 51 (37.78%) Android
4 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (31.85%) Java
6 42 (31.11%) C++
7 36 (26.67%) OO
8 33 (24.44%) iOS Development
9 31 (22.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 27 (20.00%) Social Gaming
11 25 (18.52%) iOS SDK
11 25 (18.52%) REST
11 25 (18.52%) Analytics
12 24 (17.78%) C#
13 23 (17.04%) Objective-C
13 23 (17.04%) Scrum
13 23 (17.04%) Facebook
14 22 (16.30%) JSON
14 22 (16.30%) HTTP
15 21 (15.56%) MySQL
15 21 (15.56%) NoSQL
15 21 (15.56%) Android Development
16 20 (14.81%) Game Development
17 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
17 19 (14.07%) Ajax
18 18 (13.33%) Social Media
18 18 (13.33%) MVC
18 18 (13.33%) HTML
18 18 (13.33%) OOP
19 17 (12.59%) JavaScript

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (5.93%) JBoss
2 6 (4.44%) Node.js
3 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) WordPress
4 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Workday HCM
1 1 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.30%) HTTP
2 7 (5.19%) SSH
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
4 1 (0.74%) VoIP
4 1 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) MySQL
1 21 (15.56%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.15%) MariaDB
3 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.74%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.74%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Maven
2 8 (5.93%) Ant
2 8 (5.93%) Subversion
3 7 (5.19%) Emacs
3 7 (5.19%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.70%) JIRA
6 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.96%) Grunt
7 3 (2.22%) Spock
7 3 (2.22%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.74%) Bower
9 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.74%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.74%) Gradle
9 1 (0.74%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.74%) Mocha
9 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
General
1 135 (100.00%) Games
2 13 (9.63%) iGaming
3 4 (2.96%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Finance
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Developer
2 21 (15.56%) iOS Developer
3 20 (14.81%) Games Developer
4 15 (11.11%) Designer
5 12 (8.89%) Programmer
6 11 (8.15%) Database Designer
6 11 (8.15%) Database Developer
7 10 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.19%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Junior
10 6 (4.44%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Mobile Games Developer
11 5 (3.70%) QA Leader
11 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 25 (18.52%) iOS SDK
2 25 (18.52%) REST
3 22 (16.30%) JSON
4 19 (14.07%) Ajax
5 18 (13.33%) HTML
6 14 (10.37%) Google Maps API
7 12 (8.89%) HTML5
7 12 (8.89%) CSS
8 11 (8.15%) Hibernate
9 10 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.93%) XML
10 8 (5.93%) J2EE
11 7 (5.19%) EJB 3.0
11 7 (5.19%) Java SE
11 7 (5.19%) CSS3
11 7 (5.19%) XML-RPC
11 7 (5.19%) Flash
11 7 (5.19%) EJB
11 7 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.00%) Social Gaming
2 18 (13.33%) Social Media
3 16 (11.85%) iPhone
3 16 (11.85%) Online Games
4 14 (10.37%) Augmented Reality
4 14 (10.37%) iPad
5 13 (9.63%) Mobile App
6 11 (8.15%) Replication
6 11 (8.15%) Clustering
7 8 (5.93%) Client/Server
7 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (5.19%) Open Source
9 6 (4.44%) Animation
10 5 (3.70%) User Experience
10 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
11 4 (2.96%) Mathematics
12 3 (2.22%) Social Network
13 2 (1.48%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
13 2 (1.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 51 (37.78%) Android
3 9 (6.67%) UNIX
4 7 (5.19%) Linux
5 6 (4.44%) Windows
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.67%) OO
3 33 (24.44%) iOS Development
4 25 (18.52%) Analytics
5 23 (17.04%) Scrum
6 21 (15.56%) Android Development
7 20 (14.81%) Game Development
8 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
9 18 (13.33%) MVC
9 18 (13.33%) OOP
10 12 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.15%) Performance Analysis
12 10 (7.41%) Time Management
12 10 (7.41%) Workflow
13 8 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.93%) DevOps
14 7 (5.19%) Quantitative Analysis
14 7 (5.19%) Project Management
15 6 (4.44%) SOA
15 6 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.85%) Java
2 42 (31.11%) C++
3 24 (17.78%) C#
4 23 (17.04%) Objective-C
5 17 (12.59%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.59%) SQL
6 11 (8.15%) PHP
7 8 (5.93%) Scala
8 7 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.70%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.96%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (2.22%) C
12 2 (1.48%) Python
13 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) CSQA
2 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.74%) Salt
4 1 (0.74%) Kibana
4 1 (0.74%) Ansible
4 1 (0.74%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (17.04%) Facebook
2 15 (11.11%) Google
3 14 (10.37%) Twitter
4 7 (5.19%) Adobe
5 4 (2.96%) Progress
5 4 (2.96%) Apple
6 1 (0.74%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.74%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.74%) Talend
6 1 (0.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) Dell
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
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