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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 550 578 541
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -37
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 55 50 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 74
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
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
17998 19404 20211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.60% 45.41% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14883 15377 16736
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +3 4 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Games
2 50 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (43.56%) Java
4 36 (35.64%) Apple iOS
5 29 (28.71%) Android
6 24 (23.76%) C++
7 23 (22.77%) TDD
7 23 (22.77%) Scrum
8 22 (21.78%) OO
9 21 (20.79%) Ajax
10 20 (19.80%) CSS
10 20 (19.80%) HTML
11 19 (18.81%) MySQL
11 19 (18.81%) Time Management
11 19 (18.81%) CSS3
11 19 (18.81%) HTML5
12 18 (17.82%) Maven
12 18 (17.82%) Ant
13 17 (16.83%) Linux
13 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
14 16 (15.84%) HTML5 Canvas
14 16 (15.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 16 (15.84%) Node.js
14 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
14 16 (15.84%) QA
15 15 (14.85%) iOS Development
16 14 (13.86%) Social Gaming
16 14 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.86%) SQL
16 14 (13.86%) Adobe

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (15.84%) Node.js
2 11 (10.89%) JBoss
3 8 (7.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) OmniGraffle
1 8 (7.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) HTTP
2 11 (10.89%) SSH
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) MySQL
2 11 (10.89%) RDBMS
2 11 (10.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.99%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.99%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Maven
1 18 (17.82%) Ant
2 13 (12.87%) Subversion
3 11 (10.89%) Grunt
3 11 (10.89%) Emacs
4 10 (9.90%) Bower
4 10 (9.90%) Jasmine
4 10 (9.90%) Mocha
5 9 (8.91%) Eclipse
5 9 (8.91%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.92%) Axure RP
7 7 (6.93%) JIRA
8 6 (5.94%) Selenium
8 6 (5.94%) Gradle
9 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
General
1 101 (100.00%) Games
2 13 (12.87%) iGaming
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Interactive Media
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (52.48%) Developer
2 19 (18.81%) Games Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Designer
6 9 (8.91%) UX Designer
6 9 (8.91%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (7.92%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) Tester
9 4 (3.96%) Junior
9 4 (3.96%) Graduate
9 4 (3.96%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.96%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.96%) Build Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Junior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.79%) Ajax
2 20 (19.80%) HTML
2 20 (19.80%) CSS
3 19 (18.81%) CSS3
3 19 (18.81%) HTML5
4 16 (15.84%) HTML5 Canvas
4 16 (15.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 13 (12.87%) RESTful
5 13 (12.87%) Web Services
6 12 (11.88%) J2EE
6 12 (11.88%) SOAP
6 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
7 10 (9.90%) iOS SDK
7 10 (9.90%) REST
7 10 (9.90%) WebSockets
7 10 (9.90%) WebKit
7 10 (9.90%) Backbone.js
7 10 (9.90%) Sass
7 10 (9.90%) LESS
7 10 (9.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Social Gaming
2 11 (10.89%) Mobile App
2 11 (10.89%) Animation
3 10 (9.90%) Social Media
3 10 (9.90%) User Experience
4 9 (8.91%) iPhone
5 8 (7.92%) Online Games
6 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (6.93%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (6.93%) iPad
7 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.98%) Replication
9 2 (1.98%) Open Source
9 2 (1.98%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.99%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.99%) IPTV
10 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.99%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Apple iOS
2 29 (28.71%) Android
3 17 (16.83%) Linux
4 13 (12.87%) UNIX
5 3 (2.97%) Windows
6 2 (1.98%) CentOS
6 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.98%) Debian
6 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.77%) TDD
2 23 (22.77%) Scrum
3 22 (21.78%) OO
4 19 (18.81%) Time Management
5 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
6 15 (14.85%) iOS Development
7 14 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.88%) OOP
9 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.89%) Analytics
10 10 (9.90%) DevOps
10 10 (9.90%) BDD
10 10 (9.90%) Web Development
11 9 (8.91%) Project Management
12 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.93%) MVC
13 7 (6.93%) Game Development
13 7 (6.93%) Android Development
14 6 (5.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) Java
2 24 (23.76%) C++
3 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.86%) SQL
5 13 (12.87%) Shell Script
5 13 (12.87%) PHP
6 10 (9.90%) C#
7 9 (8.91%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.95%) Ruby
9 2 (1.98%) Scala
9 2 (1.98%) C
9 2 (1.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Puppet
2 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) Ansible
4 1 (0.99%) logstash
4 1 (0.99%) Salt
4 1 (0.99%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Adobe
2 10 (9.90%) Google
3 9 (8.91%) Facebook
3 9 (8.91%) Twitter
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) Apple
6 1 (0.99%) Dell
6 1 (0.99%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.99%) Riverbed
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