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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 596 595 576
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 40 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 61 42
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
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
20306 21687 20640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.91% 45.05% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16501 17623 16754
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 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
City of London +17 8 £45,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 85 (100.00%) Games
2 56 (65.88%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.18%) Apple iOS
4 34 (40.00%) Java
5 28 (32.94%) Android
6 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
6 27 (31.76%) OO
7 25 (29.41%) Scrum
8 23 (27.06%) HTML
9 21 (24.71%) Social Gaming
10 20 (23.53%) C#
11 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
11 18 (21.18%) C++
11 18 (21.18%) CSS
11 18 (21.18%) iOS Development
12 16 (18.82%) Facebook
13 15 (17.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 15 (17.65%) TDD
14 14 (16.47%) Online Games
14 14 (16.47%) iOS SDK
14 14 (16.47%) HTML5
15 13 (15.29%) Objective-C
15 13 (15.29%) MVC
16 12 (14.12%) SQL
16 12 (14.12%) QA
17 11 (12.94%) Middleware
17 11 (12.94%) REST
18 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (11.76%) HTTP
18 10 (11.76%) ActionScript

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (4.71%) Node.js
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) JBoss
3 2 (2.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.53%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.18%) OLAP
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) Maven
2 5 (5.88%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.71%) IntelliJ
3 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) Grunt
4 3 (3.53%) Spock
4 3 (3.53%) Mockito
5 2 (2.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.35%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.18%) Emacs
6 1 (1.18%) Gradle
6 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 85 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) iGaming
4 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.24%) Finance
5 3 (3.53%) Advertising
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (61.18%) Developer
2 19 (22.35%) Games Developer
3 13 (15.29%) iOS Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Mobile Games Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.41%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Junior
6 6 (7.06%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (4.71%) QA Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) QA Leader
8 3 (3.53%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Flash Games Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Programmer
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) HTML
2 18 (21.18%) CSS
3 15 (17.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 14 (16.47%) iOS SDK
4 14 (16.47%) HTML5
5 11 (12.94%) Middleware
5 11 (12.94%) REST
6 10 (11.76%) JSON
7 9 (10.59%) Spring
7 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.41%) Ajax
8 8 (9.41%) Hibernate
9 7 (8.24%) XML
9 7 (8.24%) Flash
9 7 (8.24%) jQuery
9 7 (8.24%) Google Maps API
10 6 (7.06%) JPA
10 6 (7.06%) Web Services
10 6 (7.06%) CSS3
10 6 (7.06%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Social Gaming
2 14 (16.47%) Online Games
3 9 (10.59%) Social Media
4 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
5 7 (8.24%) iPad
5 7 (8.24%) iPhone
5 7 (8.24%) Augmented Reality
5 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
6 6 (7.06%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.53%) Animation
8 3 (3.53%) User Experience
9 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.35%) Online Gambling
10 1 (1.18%) Browser Games
10 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.18%) Social Network
10 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.18%) Apple iOS
2 28 (32.94%) Android
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows
5 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) OO
3 25 (29.41%) Scrum
4 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
4 18 (21.18%) iOS Development
5 15 (17.65%) TDD
6 13 (15.29%) MVC
7 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.59%) Mobile Development
9 8 (9.41%) DevOps
9 8 (9.41%) Open Source
9 8 (9.41%) Project Management
9 8 (9.41%) OOP
10 7 (8.24%) Game Development
10 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 6 (7.06%) SOA
11 6 (7.06%) Android Development
12 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.88%) Workflow
13 4 (4.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) Java
2 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) C#
4 18 (21.18%) C++
5 13 (15.29%) Objective-C
6 12 (14.12%) SQL
7 10 (11.76%) ActionScript
8 8 (9.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 7 (8.24%) F#
10 6 (7.06%) Scala
10 6 (7.06%) PHP
11 3 (3.53%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (2.35%) Python
13 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) CSQA
2 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Puppet
1 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Facebook
2 8 (9.41%) Google
3 7 (8.24%) Adobe
3 7 (8.24%) Twitter
4 4 (4.71%) Progress
5 3 (3.53%) Apple
6 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.18%) Cognos
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.18%) Talend
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