The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 601 559 523
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -36
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 12 54 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.28% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 51 99
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Social Gaming
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
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in London

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in London

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

Social Gaming Salary Trend in London

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in London

Social Gaming
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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 -18 1 £45,000 -40.00%
Social Gaming
England

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming.

1 32 (100.00%) Games
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Apple iOS
4 14 (43.75%) Mobile Games
5 11 (34.38%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) Android
6 9 (28.13%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) Online Games
6 9 (28.13%) REST
6 9 (28.13%) Mobile App
6 9 (28.13%) iOS Development
7 8 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Social Media
7 8 (25.00%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
8 7 (21.88%) OOP
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) Objective-C
8 7 (21.88%) iOS SDK
9 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.75%) JSON
9 6 (18.75%) Adobe
9 6 (18.75%) B2C
10 5 (15.63%) HTTP
10 5 (15.63%) C++

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.13%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) NetScreen
2 2 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (9.38%) QA Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Games Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) REST
2 7 (21.88%) iOS SDK
3 6 (18.75%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) Ajax
4 5 (15.63%) Google Maps API
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) .NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.13%) YUI
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) JPA
6 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mobile Games
2 9 (28.13%) Online Games
2 9 (28.13%) Mobile App
3 8 (25.00%) Social Media
4 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.63%) iPhone
5 5 (15.63%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (15.63%) iPad
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Social Network
7 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.13%) Psychology
7 1 (3.13%) IPTV
7 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.13%) Open Source
7 1 (3.13%) Blog
7 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Apple iOS
2 11 (34.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) iOS Development
3 8 (25.00%) Analytics
3 8 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.88%) OOP
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) B2C
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) Game Development
9 2 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) Objective-C
3 5 (15.63%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Adobe
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Facebook
2 5 (15.63%) Twitter
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
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