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 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
Social Gaming
Rank 809 837 740
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -97
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 45 52 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 108
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
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
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%

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 22 May 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 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
(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 +35 37 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South East - 7 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £65,000 - 1
Social Gaming
UK

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 68 (100.00%) Games
2 34 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (39.71%) Mobile Games
5 24 (35.29%) Java
5 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 23 (33.82%) iOS Development
7 22 (32.35%) MVC
8 21 (30.88%) iOS SDK
8 21 (30.88%) Facebook
9 19 (27.94%) Analytics
9 19 (27.94%) Objective-C
10 18 (26.47%) OOP
11 17 (25.00%) C++
11 17 (25.00%) Ajax
12 16 (23.53%) Online Games
12 16 (23.53%) Android
13 15 (22.06%) Google
13 15 (22.06%) Python
14 14 (20.59%) SQL
14 14 (20.59%) OO
14 14 (20.59%) Google Maps API
14 14 (20.59%) Twitter
15 13 (19.12%) Social Media
15 13 (19.12%) iPad
15 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (19.12%) iPhone
15 13 (19.12%) Augmented Reality
15 13 (19.12%) QA
16 12 (17.65%) JavaScript

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (10.29%) Apache
2 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Workday HCM
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) SMTP
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) MySQL
2 8 (11.76%) Big Data
3 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.47%) OLAP
6 1 (1.47%) OLTP
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Subversion
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.47%) Gradle
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 68 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (7.35%) iGaming
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) iOS Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.82%) QA Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) QA Leader
6 5 (7.35%) Games Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Flash Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Mobile Games Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (2.94%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.94%) Designer
9 2 (2.94%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) iOS SDK
2 17 (25.00%) Ajax
3 14 (20.59%) Google Maps API
4 12 (17.65%) REST
5 11 (16.18%) JSON
6 10 (14.71%) HTML
7 6 (8.82%) CSS
7 6 (8.82%) Flash
8 4 (5.88%) LAMP
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) Middleware
9 2 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.47%) Stage3D
10 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.47%) .NET
10 1 (1.47%) Web Services
10 1 (1.47%) Spring
10 1 (1.47%) WCF
10 1 (1.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Mobile Games
2 16 (23.53%) Online Games
3 13 (19.12%) Social Media
3 13 (19.12%) iPad
3 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (19.12%) iPhone
3 13 (19.12%) Augmented Reality
4 11 (16.18%) Mobile App
5 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (8.82%) Open Source
6 6 (8.82%) Statistics
7 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.88%) Data Extraction
8 4 (5.88%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
9 3 (4.41%) Online Gambling
10 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.94%) User Experience
11 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 16 (23.53%) Android
3 10 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 23 (33.82%) iOS Development
4 22 (32.35%) MVC
5 19 (27.94%) Analytics
6 18 (26.47%) OOP
7 14 (20.59%) OO
8 12 (17.65%) Scrum
9 7 (10.29%) Web Development
10 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
10 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) ETL
12 4 (5.88%) Game Development
12 4 (5.88%) Memory Management
12 4 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
13 3 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (4.41%) Bayesian Methods
13 3 (4.41%) Functional Programming
13 3 (4.41%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) Objective-C
3 17 (25.00%) C++
4 15 (22.06%) Python
5 14 (20.59%) SQL
6 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.24%) PHP
8 7 (10.29%) ActionScript
8 7 (10.29%) Scala
9 4 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (5.88%) R
10 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.94%) PHP5
11 2 (2.94%) C#
12 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.47%) Clojure
12 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.47%) F#
12 1 (1.47%) Haskell
12 1 (1.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Facebook
2 15 (22.06%) Google
3 14 (20.59%) Twitter
4 7 (10.29%) Perforce
5 4 (5.88%) Progress
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) Tableau
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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