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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 582 530 573
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +43
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 61 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 83 53
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
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
19325 21944 20127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.74% 46.48% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15756 17607 16438
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
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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 +2 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Games
2 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (50.46%) Apple iOS
4 53 (48.62%) Java
5 42 (38.53%) Android
6 33 (30.28%) C++
7 32 (29.36%) OO
8 31 (28.44%) iOS Development
9 29 (26.61%) Scrum
10 25 (22.94%) Social Gaming
11 22 (20.18%) Ajax
11 22 (20.18%) iOS SDK
11 22 (20.18%) Facebook
12 21 (19.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 20 (18.35%) Objective-C
14 19 (17.43%) HTML
14 19 (17.43%) REST
15 18 (16.51%) SQL
15 18 (16.51%) Maven
16 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
16 17 (15.60%) HTTP
17 16 (14.68%) C#
17 16 (14.68%) MySQL
17 16 (14.68%) Social Media
17 16 (14.68%) iGaming
18 15 (13.76%) Ant
18 15 (13.76%) OOP
18 15 (13.76%) MVC
18 15 (13.76%) Software Engineering
18 15 (13.76%) Google

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 13 (11.93%) JBoss
2 12 (11.01%) Node.js
3 5 (4.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.75%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.92%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) HTTP
2 10 (9.17%) SSH
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) MySQL
2 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
2 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.75%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.92%) OLAP
6 1 (0.92%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 18 (16.51%) Maven
2 15 (13.76%) Ant
3 12 (11.01%) Subversion
4 10 (9.17%) Grunt
4 10 (9.17%) Emacs
4 10 (9.17%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.34%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
6 6 (5.50%) JIRA
6 6 (5.50%) Bower
6 6 (5.50%) Mocha
7 5 (4.59%) Gradle
8 3 (2.75%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.75%) Spock
8 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.83%) Selenium
9 2 (1.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 109 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (14.68%) iGaming
3 3 (2.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (61.47%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) Games Developer
2 19 (17.43%) iOS Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.17%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Mobile Games Developer
5 6 (5.50%) UX Designer
5 6 (5.50%) Designer
6 5 (4.59%) QA Leader
7 4 (3.67%) Build Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) QA Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Junior Developer
7 4 (3.67%) Tester
7 4 (3.67%) Junior
8 3 (2.75%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) Ajax
1 22 (20.18%) iOS SDK
2 21 (19.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 19 (17.43%) REST
3 19 (17.43%) HTML
4 15 (13.76%) JSON
5 14 (12.84%) CSS
5 14 (12.84%) Hibernate
6 13 (11.93%) HTML5
7 12 (11.01%) HTML5 Canvas
7 12 (11.01%) Google Maps API
8 11 (10.09%) XML
8 11 (10.09%) J2EE
9 10 (9.17%) EJB
9 10 (9.17%) SOAP
9 10 (9.17%) Flash
9 10 (9.17%) XML-RPC
9 10 (9.17%) Java SE
9 10 (9.17%) CSS3
9 10 (9.17%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Social Gaming
2 16 (14.68%) Social Media
3 14 (12.84%) iPhone
4 12 (11.01%) Augmented Reality
4 12 (11.01%) iPad
4 12 (11.01%) Online Games
5 10 (9.17%) Animation
6 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
7 7 (6.42%) User Experience
7 7 (6.42%) Client/Server
7 7 (6.42%) Open Source
8 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.83%) Copywriting
10 2 (1.83%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.83%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.92%) PDA
11 1 (0.92%) Statistics
11 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.46%) Apple iOS
2 42 (38.53%) Android
3 13 (11.93%) Linux
4 12 (11.01%) UNIX
5 7 (6.42%) Windows
6 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.36%) OO
3 31 (28.44%) iOS Development
4 29 (26.61%) Scrum
5 15 (13.76%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.76%) OOP
5 15 (13.76%) MVC
5 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.84%) Analytics
6 14 (12.84%) TDD
6 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.93%) Time Management
7 13 (11.93%) Android Development
8 12 (11.01%) DevOps
9 11 (10.09%) Workflow
10 8 (7.34%) Project Management
10 8 (7.34%) Game Development
11 6 (5.50%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.50%) Web Development
12 5 (4.59%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.62%) Java
2 33 (30.28%) C++
3 20 (18.35%) Objective-C
4 18 (16.51%) SQL
5 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
6 16 (14.68%) C#
7 13 (11.93%) PHP
8 12 (11.01%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.42%) Scala
10 3 (2.75%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (2.75%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (2.75%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) CSQA
2 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Puppet
2 9 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.75%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.83%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.92%) Nagios
5 1 (0.92%) Ansible
5 1 (0.92%) logstash
5 1 (0.92%) Salt
5 1 (0.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Facebook
2 15 (13.76%) Google
3 14 (12.84%) Twitter
4 8 (7.34%) Adobe
5 4 (3.67%) Progress
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.75%) Apple
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle
8 1 (0.92%) Cognos
8 1 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) Dell
8 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.92%) Talend
8 1 (0.92%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.92%) Riverbed
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