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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 790 733 790
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +57
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 84 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70 61 76
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
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
33444 33345 37120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 33.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26478 27134 31560
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -1 55 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -6 12 £42,500 -
South East -22 9 £41,250 +50.00% 1
North West -27 4 £22,500 -43.75%
Yorkshire -57 3 - -
South West -22 1 - -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Games
2 76 (36.02%) HTML
3 68 (32.23%) JavaScript
3 68 (32.23%) CSS
4 64 (30.33%) OO
5 63 (29.86%) HTML5
6 55 (26.07%) Java
7 52 (24.64%) Android
8 51 (24.17%) Time Management
9 50 (23.70%) CSS3
10 49 (23.22%) Apple iOS
11 41 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (17.54%) Scrum
12 37 (17.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 35 (16.59%) Game Development
14 34 (16.11%) MySQL
15 32 (15.17%) C#
16 31 (14.69%) Shell Script
17 30 (14.22%) HTML5 Canvas
18 28 (13.27%) UNIX
18 28 (13.27%) Subversion
19 27 (12.80%) TDD
19 27 (12.80%) Project Management
20 26 (12.32%) SOAP
21 25 (11.85%) XML
21 25 (11.85%) SQL
21 25 (11.85%) Ant
22 24 (11.37%) Linux
22 24 (11.37%) Ajax
23 23 (10.90%) Maven

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.11%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.64%) Node.js
3 7 (3.32%) WordPress
4 5 (2.37%) Apache
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
5 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 16 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.90%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (1.90%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.43%) SSH
2 13 (6.16%) Internet
3 11 (5.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.11%) MySQL
2 22 (10.43%) RDBMS
2 22 (10.43%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.37%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.42%) Redis
6 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.47%) Riak
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (13.27%) Subversion
2 25 (11.85%) Ant
3 23 (10.90%) Maven
4 22 (10.43%) Emacs
5 13 (6.16%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.21%) Selenium
7 6 (2.84%) Bower
7 6 (2.84%) Grunt
7 6 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.84%) Mocha
7 6 (2.84%) JBehave
7 6 (2.84%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.37%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.90%) JIRA
10 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.42%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.42%) Xcode
11 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.47%) Hudson
12 1 (0.47%) Redmine
General
1 211 (100.00%) Games
2 17 (8.06%) Retail
3 10 (4.74%) iGaming
4 5 (2.37%) Online Betting
4 5 (2.37%) Finance
5 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 3 (1.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 124 (58.77%) Developer
2 32 (15.17%) Games Developer
3 20 (9.48%) Project Manager
3 20 (9.48%) Java Developer
4 18 (8.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (8.06%) Web Developer
6 15 (7.11%) Programmer
7 13 (6.16%) Junior Developer
7 13 (6.16%) Junior
8 12 (5.69%) Mobile Developer
9 11 (5.21%) Graduate
9 11 (5.21%) J2EE Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Designer
11 9 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.27%) PHP Developer
11 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.79%) Games Programmer
12 8 (3.79%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.02%) HTML
2 68 (32.23%) CSS
3 63 (29.86%) HTML5
4 50 (23.70%) CSS3
5 37 (17.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 30 (14.22%) HTML5 Canvas
7 26 (12.32%) SOAP
8 25 (11.85%) XML
9 24 (11.37%) Ajax
10 22 (10.43%) Sass
11 21 (9.95%) jQuery
12 20 (9.48%) Web Services
12 20 (9.48%) J2EE
12 20 (9.48%) Hibernate
13 18 (8.53%) RESTful
14 17 (8.06%) JSON
15 14 (6.64%) Spring
16 13 (6.16%) EJB 3.0
16 13 (6.16%) XML-RPC
16 13 (6.16%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.95%) iPhone
2 19 (9.00%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.11%) Animation
3 15 (7.11%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.16%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.69%) Online Games
5 12 (5.69%) iPad
6 11 (5.21%) Social Gaming
7 8 (3.79%) Smartphone
8 7 (3.32%) Social Media
9 6 (2.84%) Social Network
10 4 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.90%) Replication
10 4 (1.90%) IPTV
10 4 (1.90%) Physics
10 4 (1.90%) Psychology
11 3 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.95%) PDA
13 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.64%) Android
2 49 (23.22%) Apple iOS
3 28 (13.27%) UNIX
4 24 (11.37%) Linux
5 6 (2.84%) Debian
5 6 (2.84%) CentOS
6 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (30.33%) OO
2 51 (24.17%) Time Management
3 41 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.54%) Scrum
5 35 (16.59%) Game Development
6 27 (12.80%) TDD
6 27 (12.80%) Project Management
7 18 (8.53%) E-Commerce
7 18 (8.53%) BDD
8 17 (8.06%) OOP
9 16 (7.58%) MVC
10 13 (6.16%) High Availability
10 13 (6.16%) Web Development
10 13 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.21%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.74%) iOS Development
13 9 (4.27%) OO PHP
13 9 (4.27%) Android Development
14 7 (3.32%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (3.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.23%) JavaScript
2 55 (26.07%) Java
3 32 (15.17%) C#
4 31 (14.69%) Shell Script
5 25 (11.85%) SQL
6 22 (10.43%) C++
7 21 (9.95%) PHP
8 15 (7.11%) Objective-C
9 11 (5.21%) Python
9 11 (5.21%) ActionScript
10 6 (2.84%) Scala
11 5 (2.37%) XPath
11 5 (2.37%) PowerHouse
12 4 (1.90%) C
12 4 (1.90%) Perl
12 4 (1.90%) Ruby
13 3 (1.42%) Lua
14 2 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.47%) HLSL
15 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (9.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (3.79%) Puppet
2 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Salt
4 1 (0.47%) logstash
4 1 (0.47%) Cacti
4 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (7.58%) JBoss
2 13 (6.16%) Twitter
3 8 (3.79%) Adobe
4 6 (2.84%) Facebook
5 5 (2.37%) Google
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.42%) Apple
8 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
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