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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 835 859 731
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -128
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 45 46 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.10% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 113
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
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
41085 43862 41666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.25% 39.90% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32870 35001 34170
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +28 37 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South East - 8 £47,500 - 1
Social Gaming
UK

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 89 (100.00%) Games
2 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.83%) Apple iOS
4 27 (30.34%) Mobile Games
5 24 (26.97%) Java
5 24 (26.97%) SQL
5 24 (26.97%) Python
6 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
6 23 (25.84%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (24.72%) Ajax
8 21 (23.60%) QA
9 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
9 20 (22.47%) PHP
9 20 (22.47%) MVC
9 20 (22.47%) iOS Development
9 20 (22.47%) Facebook
10 19 (21.35%) Linux
11 18 (20.22%) MySQL
11 18 (20.22%) iOS SDK
12 17 (19.10%) Analytics
12 17 (19.10%) Online Games
12 17 (19.10%) Subversion
12 17 (19.10%) Objective-C
13 16 (17.98%) Web Development
13 16 (17.98%) OOP
13 16 (17.98%) Android
14 15 (16.85%) Apache
14 15 (16.85%) DNS
14 15 (16.85%) Nagios
14 15 (16.85%) Perforce

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (16.85%) Apache
2 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) nginx
3 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.12%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) DNS
2 10 (11.24%) SMTP
3 7 (7.87%) HTTP
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) Big Data
3 7 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.37%) Redis
6 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.25%) BigQuery
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.12%) OLTP
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.12%) OLAP
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.12%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Subversion
2 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.12%) PostSharp
4 1 (1.12%) Gradle
4 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 89 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) iGaming
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (58.43%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) iOS Developer
3 16 (17.98%) PHP Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Games Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.74%) QA Leader
6 6 (6.74%) QA Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Junior PHP Developer
7 5 (5.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Mobile Games Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) Ajax
2 18 (20.22%) iOS SDK
3 13 (14.61%) HTML
4 11 (12.36%) Google Maps API
5 9 (10.11%) REST
5 9 (10.11%) CSS
6 8 (8.99%) JSON
7 7 (7.87%) Flash
8 5 (5.62%) LAMP
9 4 (4.49%) Middleware
9 4 (4.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (4.49%) HTML5
10 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.25%) Web Services
11 2 (2.25%) .NET
11 2 (2.25%) CSS3
12 1 (1.12%) PureMVC
12 1 (1.12%) WCF
12 1 (1.12%) jQuery
12 1 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.34%) Mobile Games
2 23 (25.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (19.10%) Online Games
4 12 (13.48%) Mobile App
5 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
6 10 (11.24%) iPhone
6 10 (11.24%) Augmented Reality
6 10 (11.24%) Social Media
6 10 (11.24%) iPad
7 6 (6.74%) Statistics
8 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.49%) Data Extraction
9 4 (4.49%) User Experience
9 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.37%) Online Gambling
11 2 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
11 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
12 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Apple iOS
2 19 (21.35%) Linux
3 16 (17.98%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
3 20 (22.47%) MVC
3 20 (22.47%) iOS Development
4 17 (19.10%) Analytics
5 16 (17.98%) OOP
5 16 (17.98%) Web Development
6 13 (14.61%) Scrum
7 12 (13.48%) OO
8 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.24%) Open Source
9 10 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (10.11%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.87%) Project Management
12 6 (6.74%) TDD
12 6 (6.74%) Test Scripting
12 6 (6.74%) Game Development
13 5 (5.62%) ETL
14 4 (4.49%) Memory Management
14 4 (4.49%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) Java
1 24 (26.97%) SQL
1 24 (26.97%) Python
2 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
2 20 (22.47%) PHP
3 17 (19.10%) Objective-C
4 14 (15.73%) C++
5 10 (11.24%) PHP5
6 9 (10.11%) Scala
6 9 (10.11%) ActionScript
7 6 (6.74%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (6.74%) C#
8 4 (4.49%) R
9 3 (3.37%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.25%) Clojure
10 2 (2.25%) Haskell
10 2 (2.25%) Erlang
10 2 (2.25%) F#
11 1 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (1.12%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.60%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) Puppet
2 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Facebook
2 15 (16.85%) Perforce
3 14 (15.73%) Google
4 11 (12.36%) Twitter
5 4 (4.49%) Progress
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.25%) Adobe
6 2 (2.25%) Tableau
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
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