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 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
Mobile Game
Rank 588 572 583
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 49 59 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 57
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £52,250 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
19811 20480 23190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.18% 45.87% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15973 16723 19832
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 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
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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 -5 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Games
2 58 (42.65%) HTML
3 56 (41.18%) CSS
4 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (36.03%) OO
6 48 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 48 (35.29%) HTML5
7 41 (30.15%) CSS3
8 40 (29.41%) Java
9 37 (27.21%) Time Management
10 32 (23.53%) Android
11 30 (22.06%) Apple iOS
12 28 (20.59%) MySQL
13 27 (19.85%) TDD
14 26 (19.12%) Scrum
14 26 (19.12%) Shell Script
15 23 (16.91%) Subversion
15 23 (16.91%) HTML5 Canvas
16 21 (15.44%) jQuery
16 21 (15.44%) Ant
16 21 (15.44%) SOAP
17 20 (14.71%) XML
17 20 (14.71%) Game Development
18 19 (13.97%) BDD
18 19 (13.97%) SQL
18 19 (13.97%) Maven
18 19 (13.97%) Ajax
19 18 (13.24%) JSON
19 18 (13.24%) QA
19 18 (13.24%) PHP

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (11.03%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.56%) Node.js
3 6 (4.41%) WordPress
4 4 (2.94%) Apache
4 4 (2.94%) IIS
4 4 (2.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.21%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.47%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.50%) SSH
2 11 (8.09%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) MySQL
2 17 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 17 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.47%) Redis
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (16.91%) Subversion
2 21 (15.44%) Ant
3 19 (13.97%) Maven
4 17 (12.50%) Emacs
5 12 (8.82%) Selenium
6 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.41%) JBehave
7 6 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.68%) Mocha
8 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.68%) Grunt
8 5 (3.68%) Bower
9 4 (2.94%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.94%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.21%) Axure RP
10 3 (2.21%) JIRA
11 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.74%) Redmine
General
1 136 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (7.35%) iGaming
3 5 (3.68%) Online Betting
4 4 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 85 (62.50%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) Games Developer
3 16 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Designer
7 9 (6.62%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Tools Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.15%) Administrator
8 7 (5.15%) Product Manager
8 7 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.15%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Junior
9 6 (4.41%) UI Programmer
9 6 (4.41%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.65%) HTML
2 56 (41.18%) CSS
3 48 (35.29%) HTML5
4 41 (30.15%) CSS3
5 23 (16.91%) HTML5 Canvas
6 21 (15.44%) jQuery
6 21 (15.44%) SOAP
7 20 (14.71%) XML
8 19 (13.97%) Ajax
9 18 (13.24%) JSON
10 17 (12.50%) RESTful
11 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
11 15 (11.03%) J2EE
11 15 (11.03%) Sass
12 14 (10.29%) Web Services
13 12 (8.82%) Spring
14 10 (7.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 8 (5.88%) XML-RPC
15 8 (5.88%) EJB
15 8 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) User Experience
2 14 (10.29%) iPhone
3 11 (8.09%) Animation
4 10 (7.35%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.35%) Social Gaming
5 9 (6.62%) Online Games
5 9 (6.62%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.15%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.41%) Smartphone
7 6 (4.41%) Social Media
7 6 (4.41%) iPad
8 4 (2.94%) IPTV
8 4 (2.94%) Psychology
8 4 (2.94%) Replication
9 3 (2.21%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.47%) PDA
10 2 (1.47%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.53%) Android
2 30 (22.06%) Apple iOS
3 18 (13.24%) UNIX
3 18 (13.24%) Linux
4 5 (3.68%) CentOS
4 5 (3.68%) Debian
4 5 (3.68%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.21%) Windows
6 3 (2.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.03%) OO
3 37 (27.21%) Time Management
4 27 (19.85%) TDD
5 26 (19.12%) Scrum
6 20 (14.71%) Game Development
7 19 (13.97%) BDD
8 15 (11.03%) MVC
8 15 (11.03%) OOP
9 12 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.09%) Web Development
11 10 (7.35%) Project Management
12 9 (6.62%) OO PHP
12 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.88%) High Availability
13 8 (5.88%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 7 (5.15%) Android Development
14 7 (5.15%) iOS Development
14 7 (5.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 40 (29.41%) Java
3 26 (19.12%) Shell Script
4 19 (13.97%) SQL
5 18 (13.24%) PHP
6 9 (6.62%) ActionScript
6 9 (6.62%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.15%) C#
8 6 (4.41%) C++
9 5 (3.68%) PowerHouse
9 5 (3.68%) XPath
9 5 (3.68%) Ruby
10 3 (2.21%) Perl
10 3 (2.21%) Python
11 2 (1.47%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.74%) Erlang
12 1 (0.74%) Scala
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) Puppet
2 3 (2.21%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.74%) logstash
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Adobe
1 11 (8.09%) JBoss
2 5 (3.68%) Google
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.94%) Facebook
4 3 (2.21%) Twitter
4 3 (2.21%) Apple
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