The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 583 590 552
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 45 47 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 71
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Mobile Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19909 20854 21970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.58% 45.20% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 16900 18437
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in London

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in London

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in London

Mobile Games
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
City of London +26 12 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Games
2 40 (40.00%) Java
3 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.00%) MySQL
5 28 (28.00%) CSS
5 28 (28.00%) HTML
6 27 (27.00%) HTML5
6 27 (27.00%) CSS3
7 26 (26.00%) Ant
7 26 (26.00%) Maven
8 25 (25.00%) Subversion
8 25 (25.00%) Time Management
9 24 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 23 (23.00%) Scrum
10 23 (23.00%) TDD
11 21 (21.00%) OO
12 20 (20.00%) SQL
12 20 (20.00%) Apple iOS
13 19 (19.00%) Android
13 19 (19.00%) Emacs
13 19 (19.00%) Relational Database
13 19 (19.00%) UNIX
13 19 (19.00%) RDBMS
13 19 (19.00%) SSH
13 19 (19.00%) Ajax
14 18 (18.00%) Linux
14 18 (18.00%) PHP
14 18 (18.00%) SOAP
15 17 (17.00%) JavaScript
16 16 (16.00%) RESTful

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.00%) JBoss
2 14 (14.00%) Node.js
3 8 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (7.00%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) SSH
2 5 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) MySQL
2 19 (19.00%) RDBMS
2 19 (19.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Ant
1 26 (26.00%) Maven
2 25 (25.00%) Subversion
3 19 (19.00%) Emacs
4 10 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.00%) Grunt
5 9 (9.00%) Mocha
5 9 (9.00%) Bower
5 9 (9.00%) Jasmine
6 8 (8.00%) Selenium
7 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.00%) Axure RP
8 6 (6.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (6.00%) Gradle
9 5 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 5 (5.00%) JIRA
10 1 (1.00%) Redmine
General
1 100 (100.00%) Games
2 13 (13.00%) iGaming
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 47 (47.00%) Developer
2 15 (15.00%) Games Developer
2 15 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 9 (9.00%) PHP Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Designer
7 8 (8.00%) UX Designer
8 7 (7.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.00%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (7.00%) Administrator
8 7 (7.00%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.00%) Tools Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Tester
10 4 (4.00%) Build Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Customer Insight Manager
11 3 (3.00%) Junior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.00%) HTML
1 28 (28.00%) CSS
2 27 (27.00%) CSS3
2 27 (27.00%) HTML5
3 19 (19.00%) Ajax
4 18 (18.00%) SOAP
5 16 (16.00%) RESTful
6 14 (14.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 14 (14.00%) Web Services
6 14 (14.00%) J2EE
6 14 (14.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (13.00%) XML
8 12 (12.00%) jQuery
9 10 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (10.00%) Java SE
9 10 (10.00%) EJB
9 10 (10.00%) XML-RPC
10 9 (9.00%) JSON
10 9 (9.00%) WebSockets
10 9 (9.00%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) User Experience
2 10 (10.00%) Animation
3 9 (9.00%) Social Gaming
4 8 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.00%) Social Media
6 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.00%) Psychology
8 4 (4.00%) IPTV
9 3 (3.00%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.00%) Replication
10 2 (2.00%) Copywriting
10 2 (2.00%) Online Games
10 2 (2.00%) iPhone
11 1 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.00%) iPad
11 1 (1.00%) Online Gambling
11 1 (1.00%) FMCG
11 1 (1.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (19.00%) UNIX
2 19 (19.00%) Android
3 18 (18.00%) Linux
4 6 (6.00%) Windows
5 5 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.00%) Debian
6 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.00%) CentOS
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.00%) Time Management
3 23 (23.00%) TDD
3 23 (23.00%) Scrum
4 21 (21.00%) OO
5 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.00%) Project Management
6 12 (12.00%) Web Development
6 12 (12.00%) BDD
7 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.00%) OO PHP
9 7 (7.00%) DevOps
10 6 (6.00%) Kanban
10 6 (6.00%) High Availability
10 6 (6.00%) OOP
11 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.00%) Game Development
12 4 (4.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) Java
2 24 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 20 (20.00%) SQL
4 18 (18.00%) PHP
5 17 (17.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.00%) C++
7 8 (8.00%) Ruby
8 5 (5.00%) Perl
9 3 (3.00%) XPath
10 2 (2.00%) C#
10 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.00%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.00%) Python
11 1 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (13.00%) Puppet
2 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Adobe
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Facebook
4 3 (3.00%) Twitter
4 3 (3.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.00%) Apple
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