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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank 832 803 729
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -74
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 34 70 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.18% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 61 143
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
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
40408 39352 43699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.37% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31824 32202 37061
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
(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 30 £57,500 +43.75% 5
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
South East -7 1 £40,000 -
Social Gaming
UK

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) Games
2 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 28 (32.94%) OO
5 24 (28.24%) Java
5 24 (28.24%) Scrum
6 23 (27.06%) Online Games
6 23 (27.06%) Apple iOS
6 23 (27.06%) Facebook
7 22 (25.88%) C#
8 19 (22.35%) OOP
8 19 (22.35%) MVC
9 18 (21.18%) Analytics
9 18 (21.18%) Android
10 17 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 16 (18.82%) Objective-C
12 15 (17.65%) .NET
13 14 (16.47%) ActionScript
13 14 (16.47%) Flash
13 14 (16.47%) Google
13 14 (16.47%) ActionScript 3.0
13 14 (16.47%) iOS Development
14 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (15.29%) C++
14 13 (15.29%) SQL
15 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
15 12 (14.12%) MongoDB
15 12 (14.12%) NoSQL
15 12 (14.12%) REST
16 11 (12.94%) MapReduce

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (2.35%) Apache
1 2 (2.35%) SAS
1 2 (2.35%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.18%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.18%) Maya
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (11.76%) Google App Engine
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon S3
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) HTTP
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (5.88%) IPv4
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) NetScreen
4 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 2 (2.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (14.12%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.12%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.94%) Neo4j
3 11 (12.94%) Apache Hive
4 10 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (11.76%) Redis
5 8 (9.41%) Couchbase
6 7 (8.24%) Big Data
7 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) InfiniDB
8 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.18%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Redmine
4 3 (3.53%) Grunt
4 3 (3.53%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) Maven
5 2 (2.35%) NUnit
5 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) PostSharp
5 2 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 85 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (4.71%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
4 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 9 (10.59%) iOS Developer
3 8 (9.41%) C# Developer
3 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
4 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Flash Developer
5 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Customer Insight Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Data Scientist
7 3 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Designer
7 3 (3.53%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) .NET
2 14 (16.47%) Flash
3 12 (14.12%) REST
4 9 (10.59%) JSON
4 9 (10.59%) Ajax
5 8 (9.41%) HTML
5 8 (9.41%) WCF
5 8 (9.41%) iOS SDK
6 6 (7.06%) CSS
6 6 (7.06%) HTML5
7 5 (5.88%) Web Services
8 4 (4.71%) OpenGL
8 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.71%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.53%) Google Maps API
9 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.53%) XML
10 2 (2.35%) JMS
10 2 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Online Games
2 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.94%) Social Media
3 11 (12.94%) Mobile Games
4 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (10.59%) iPad
5 9 (10.59%) iPhone
6 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
6 8 (9.41%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (7.06%) Browser Games
7 6 (7.06%) User Experience
8 5 (5.88%) Online Gambling
9 4 (4.71%) IPTV
9 4 (4.71%) Statistics
9 4 (4.71%) Psychology
10 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
11 2 (2.35%) Animation
11 2 (2.35%) Open Source
11 2 (2.35%) Xbox
12 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Apple iOS
2 18 (21.18%) Android
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 28 (32.94%) OO
4 24 (28.24%) Scrum
5 19 (22.35%) OOP
5 19 (22.35%) MVC
6 18 (21.18%) Analytics
7 14 (16.47%) iOS Development
8 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.94%) MapReduce
9 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 9 (10.59%) Game Development
11 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.59%) Multithreading
11 9 (10.59%) TDD
12 8 (9.41%) Project Management
12 8 (9.41%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (9.41%) Memory Management
12 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) Java
2 22 (25.88%) C#
3 16 (18.82%) Objective-C
4 14 (16.47%) ActionScript
4 14 (16.47%) ActionScript 3.0
5 13 (15.29%) C++
5 13 (15.29%) SQL
6 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.41%) F#
8 7 (8.24%) Python
9 5 (5.88%) PHP
10 4 (4.71%) R
11 3 (3.53%) Scala
11 3 (3.53%) Lua
11 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.35%) AWK
12 2 (2.35%) Haskell
12 2 (2.35%) Erlang
12 2 (2.35%) Clojure
13 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Facebook
2 14 (16.47%) Google
3 8 (9.41%) Twitter
4 6 (7.06%) Adobe
5 5 (5.88%) Juniper
5 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.35%) Vertica
6 2 (2.35%) EXASOL
7 1 (1.18%) hybris
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