The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 96 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.20% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £33,750 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +20.00%
Mobile Games
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
354 313 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.12% 37.04% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 287 279 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the Gloucestershire region.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Mobile Games
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Game Development
4 2 (40.00%) Social Network
4 2 (40.00%) Animation
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (20.00%) Flash

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Games Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Games Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
1 2 (40.00%) Social Network
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Game Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript