The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 825 795 756
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -39
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 12 58 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 106
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Social Gaming
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
36857 38529 40302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.94% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30021 30405 33889
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 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in England

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the England region.

Social Gaming Salary Trend in England

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in England

Social Gaming
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 -47 12 £47,500 -17.39% 8
Social Gaming
UK

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming.

1 35 (100.00%) Games
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 15 (42.86%) Mobile Games
5 12 (34.29%) Android
6 11 (31.43%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
7 10 (28.57%) iOS Development
7 10 (28.57%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) QA
8 9 (25.71%) Online Games
8 9 (25.71%) REST
9 8 (22.86%) Social Media
9 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Analytics
9 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
10 7 (20.00%) iOS SDK
10 7 (20.00%) OOP
10 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 7 (20.00%) Objective-C
10 7 (20.00%) MVC
11 6 (17.14%) Adobe
11 6 (17.14%) B2C
11 6 (17.14%) JSON
11 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
11 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maya
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) NetScreen
2 2 (5.71%) IPv4
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) iOS Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) QA Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) QA Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.86%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) REST
2 7 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 6 (17.14%) JSON
4 5 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 5 (14.29%) Ajax
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 2 (5.71%) WPF
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
7 1 (2.86%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) JPA
7 1 (2.86%) YUI
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.86%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Mobile Games
2 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
3 9 (25.71%) Online Games
4 8 (22.86%) Social Media
5 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
6 5 (14.29%) iPad
6 5 (14.29%) iPhone
7 3 (8.57%) User Experience
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
8 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.71%) Social Network
9 1 (2.86%) Open Source
9 1 (2.86%) Blog
9 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
9 1 (2.86%) Animation
9 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.86%) Psychology
9 1 (2.86%) IPTV
9 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 12 (34.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 10 (28.57%) Scrum
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.00%) OOP
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (17.14%) B2C
5 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
5 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) BDD
7 3 (8.57%) Game Development
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.86%) Lua
7 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Adobe
2 5 (14.29%) Facebook
2 5 (14.29%) Twitter
2 5 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.71%) Juniper
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum / Circa £30,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £ Competetive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £ Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum flexitime and holidays
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Neg. + 15% Bonus & Bens
Posted: 17 days ago