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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 775 748 792
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +44
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 77 115 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 68
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
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
38013 41801 39514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.88% 40.11% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30519 33090 32421
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 £38,500
% 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 27 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 27 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 +5 63 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South East -13 5 £31,000 -11.42% 3
West Midlands -24 5 £32,500 -38.09% 1
South West -23 2 £32,500 -23.52%
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £27,500 -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Games
2 62 (40.26%) Apple iOS
3 60 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (38.31%) Java
5 51 (33.12%) Android
6 35 (22.73%) C++
7 34 (22.08%) OO
8 32 (20.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 31 (20.13%) Scrum
10 30 (19.48%) iOS Development
11 28 (18.18%) C#
12 27 (17.53%) HTML
12 27 (17.53%) MySQL
13 25 (16.23%) REST
14 24 (15.58%) Objective-C
14 24 (15.58%) Social Gaming
15 22 (14.29%) Ajax
15 22 (14.29%) JSON
15 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 21 (13.64%) HTTP
16 21 (13.64%) iOS SDK
16 21 (13.64%) Facebook
17 20 (12.99%) NoSQL
17 20 (12.99%) HTML5
18 19 (12.34%) Degree
18 19 (12.34%) SQL
19 18 (11.69%) Maven
20 17 (11.04%) Social Media
20 17 (11.04%) CSS
21 16 (10.39%) Software Engineering

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (8.44%) JBoss
2 12 (7.79%) Node.js
3 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) WordPress
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.60%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.95%) Maya
6 2 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.65%) Blender
7 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.65%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.64%) HTTP
2 10 (6.49%) SSH
3 2 (1.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.53%) MySQL
2 20 (12.99%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.49%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.95%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) OLAP
7 1 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (11.69%) Maven
2 15 (9.74%) Ant
3 12 (7.79%) Subversion
4 11 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 10 (6.49%) Grunt
5 10 (6.49%) Emacs
6 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.55%) JIRA
8 6 (3.90%) Mocha
8 6 (3.90%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.90%) Bower
9 5 (3.25%) Gradle
10 4 (2.60%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.95%) Selenium
11 3 (1.95%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.95%) Spock
12 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 1 (0.65%) Gerrit
General
1 154 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (10.39%) iGaming
3 5 (3.25%) Marketing
4 4 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.30%) Finance
5 2 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 96 (62.34%) Developer
2 32 (20.78%) Games Developer
3 20 (12.99%) Designer
4 18 (11.69%) iOS Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 11 (7.14%) Database Designer
6 11 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 11 (7.14%) Mobile Games Developer
7 10 (6.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.55%) Junior
8 7 (4.55%) UX Designer
9 6 (3.90%) Junior Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Programmer
10 5 (3.25%) QA Leader
11 4 (2.60%) Administrator
11 4 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.60%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 27 (17.53%) HTML
3 25 (16.23%) REST
4 22 (14.29%) Ajax
4 22 (14.29%) JSON
5 21 (13.64%) iOS SDK
6 20 (12.99%) HTML5
7 17 (11.04%) CSS
8 14 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.44%) Flash
10 12 (7.79%) HTML5 Canvas
11 11 (7.14%) XML
11 11 (7.14%) J2EE
11 11 (7.14%) Google Maps API
11 11 (7.14%) CSS3
12 10 (6.49%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (6.49%) Java SE
12 10 (6.49%) EJB
12 10 (6.49%) SOAP
12 10 (6.49%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Social Gaming
2 17 (11.04%) Social Media
3 14 (9.09%) iPhone
3 14 (9.09%) Animation
4 11 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.14%) Online Games
4 11 (7.14%) Replication
4 11 (7.14%) Clustering
4 11 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
4 11 (7.14%) iPad
4 11 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.84%) User Experience
5 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.55%) Open Source
8 3 (1.95%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.95%) Statistics
8 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.95%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 62 (40.26%) Apple iOS
2 51 (33.12%) Android
3 14 (9.09%) Linux
4 12 (7.79%) UNIX
5 10 (6.49%) Windows
6 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.08%) OO
3 31 (20.13%) Scrum
4 30 (19.48%) iOS Development
5 16 (10.39%) Analytics
5 16 (10.39%) Mentoring
5 16 (10.39%) Software Engineering
6 15 (9.74%) TDD
6 15 (9.74%) MVC
6 15 (9.74%) OOP
6 15 (9.74%) Android Development
7 14 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.09%) Time Management
8 13 (8.44%) Game Development
9 12 (7.79%) DevOps
10 11 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
10 11 (7.14%) Workflow
11 9 (5.84%) Project Management
11 9 (5.84%) Web Development
12 6 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.31%) Java
2 35 (22.73%) C++
3 28 (18.18%) C#
4 24 (15.58%) Objective-C
5 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 19 (12.34%) SQL
7 15 (9.74%) PHP
8 12 (7.79%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.55%) Scala
10 4 (2.60%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.95%) C
11 3 (1.95%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (1.95%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (1.95%) Ruby
12 2 (1.30%) Perl
12 2 (1.30%) Python
13 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.65%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) CSQA
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.14%) Puppet
2 9 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.30%) Nagios
4 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.65%) logstash
5 1 (0.65%) Salt
5 1 (0.65%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (13.64%) Facebook
2 14 (9.09%) Google
3 13 (8.44%) Twitter
4 10 (6.49%) Adobe
5 4 (2.60%) Progress
5 4 (2.60%) Apple
6 3 (1.95%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) Dell
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.65%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
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