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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank 605 547 515
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -32
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 29 59 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.29% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 132
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
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
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
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 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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 -17 7 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Social Gaming
England

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) Games
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) OO
4 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 24 (30.77%) Java
6 23 (29.49%) Online Games
6 23 (29.49%) Facebook
7 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
7 19 (24.36%) OOP
7 19 (24.36%) Scrum
8 18 (23.08%) Analytics
9 17 (21.79%) Android
9 17 (21.79%) Hadoop
10 16 (20.51%) Objective-C
10 16 (20.51%) C#
11 14 (17.95%) MVC
11 14 (17.95%) Google
12 13 (16.67%) C++
12 13 (16.67%) ActionScript
12 13 (16.67%) Flash
12 13 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
12 13 (16.67%) iOS Development
13 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
13 12 (15.38%) REST
13 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
14 11 (14.10%) Social Media
14 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (14.10%) Apache Hive
14 11 (14.10%) MapReduce
14 11 (14.10%) Neo4j

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (3.85%) Node.js
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Google App Engine
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon S3
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) HTTP
2 5 (6.41%) IPv4
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (6.41%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (3.85%) Network Security
3 3 (3.85%) NetScreen
4 2 (2.56%) AMQP
4 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) Hadoop
2 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.10%) Neo4j
3 11 (14.10%) Apache Hive
4 10 (12.82%) Redis
4 10 (12.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (10.26%) Couchbase
6 7 (8.97%) Big Data
7 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.13%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.56%) InfiniDB
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.28%) MySQL
9 1 (1.28%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) Redmine
3 3 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (2.56%) Grunt
4 2 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.56%) PostSharp
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
General
1 78 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) iOS Developer
3 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Flash Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Customer Insight Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Data Scientist
5 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Designer
7 2 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Android Developer
7 2 (2.56%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) Flash
2 12 (15.38%) REST
3 9 (11.54%) Ajax
3 9 (11.54%) JSON
3 9 (11.54%) .NET
4 8 (10.26%) WCF
4 8 (10.26%) iOS SDK
5 6 (7.69%) HTML
6 5 (6.41%) CSS
6 5 (6.41%) HTML5
7 4 (5.13%) OpenGL
8 3 (3.85%) Web Services
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.85%) jQuery
8 3 (3.85%) Google Maps API
8 3 (3.85%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.56%) Android SDK
9 2 (2.56%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.56%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Online Games
2 11 (14.10%) Social Media
3 10 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.82%) Mobile Games
4 9 (11.54%) iPhone
4 9 (11.54%) iPad
5 8 (10.26%) Augmented Reality
5 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.69%) Browser Games
7 4 (5.13%) IPTV
7 4 (5.13%) Statistics
7 4 (5.13%) Psychology
8 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.56%) Open Source
9 2 (2.56%) Online Gambling
9 2 (2.56%) Xbox
9 2 (2.56%) User Experience
10 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.28%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
2 17 (21.79%) Android
3 4 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) OO
3 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.36%) Scrum
4 19 (24.36%) OOP
5 18 (23.08%) Analytics
6 14 (17.95%) MVC
7 13 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 11 (14.10%) MapReduce
8 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.54%) Multithreading
9 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.54%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.26%) Project Management
10 8 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (10.26%) Memory Management
10 8 (10.26%) Game Development
11 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) Java
2 16 (20.51%) C#
2 16 (20.51%) Objective-C
3 13 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 13 (16.67%) C++
3 13 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 10 (12.82%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.26%) F#
7 7 (8.97%) Python
8 5 (6.41%) PHP
9 4 (5.13%) R
10 3 (3.85%) Scala
11 2 (2.56%) Clojure
11 2 (2.56%) AWK
11 2 (2.56%) Lua
11 2 (2.56%) Haskell
11 2 (2.56%) Erlang
12 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Facebook
2 14 (17.95%) Google
3 8 (10.26%) Twitter
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) Adobe
4 5 (6.41%) Juniper
4 5 (6.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Vertica
5 2 (2.56%) EXASOL
6 1 (1.28%) hybris
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