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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 577 596 551
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -45
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 49 34 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.073% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 62
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
20790 20524 20892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.58% 44.18% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17099 16544 17023
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +19 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Social Gaming
England

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 84 (100.00%) Games
2 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.52%) Java
4 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
5 23 (27.38%) Online Games
6 22 (26.19%) Facebook
7 18 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 18 (21.43%) TDD
8 17 (20.24%) Python
8 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
10 15 (17.86%) Analytics
10 15 (17.86%) Scrum
11 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 14 (16.67%) SQL
11 14 (16.67%) MVC
12 13 (15.48%) Mobile Games
13 12 (14.29%) Google
14 11 (13.10%) Spring
14 11 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (13.10%) OOP
14 11 (13.10%) Scala
14 11 (13.10%) iOS Development
15 10 (11.90%) Apache Camel
15 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (11.90%) Open Source
15 10 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (11.90%) N-Tier
15 10 (11.90%) Linux
15 10 (11.90%) QA

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.95%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) DNS
2 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) SMTP
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.52%) Hazelcast
3 7 (8.33%) MySQL
3 7 (8.33%) Big Data
3 7 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.14%) Redis
4 6 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.76%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.38%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.38%) PostSharp
5 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 84 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Lead Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Core Java Developer
3 10 (11.90%) iOS Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Games Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Flash Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.57%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
8 3 (3.57%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.10%) Spring
1 11 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
2 10 (11.90%) Apache Camel
3 9 (10.71%) iOS SDK
4 8 (9.52%) HTML
4 8 (9.52%) Ajax
5 7 (8.33%) Google Maps API
5 7 (8.33%) Flash
6 4 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (4.76%) CSS
6 4 (4.76%) Web Services
6 4 (4.76%) .NET
7 3 (3.57%) JSON
7 3 (3.57%) Middleware
7 3 (3.57%) REST
7 3 (3.57%) HTML5
8 2 (2.38%) Sensu
8 2 (2.38%) CSS3
8 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Online Games
2 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.48%) Mobile Games
4 10 (11.90%) N-Tier
5 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 6 (7.14%) iPhone
6 6 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
6 6 (7.14%) Social Media
6 6 (7.14%) iPad
7 5 (5.95%) Statistics
8 4 (4.76%) User Experience
8 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.76%) Data Extraction
8 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.38%) New Media
10 2 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (2.38%) Online Gambling
11 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 10 (11.90%) Linux
3 6 (7.14%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.43%) TDD
3 15 (17.86%) Analytics
3 15 (17.86%) Scrum
4 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (16.67%) MVC
5 11 (13.10%) OOP
5 11 (13.10%) iOS Development
6 10 (11.90%) Open Source
7 8 (9.52%) OO
8 7 (8.33%) DevOps
9 6 (7.14%) Game Development
9 6 (7.14%) Web Development
10 5 (5.95%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.95%) Functional Programming
11 4 (4.76%) Line Management
11 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.76%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) Java
2 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.24%) Python
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 11 (13.10%) Scala
6 9 (10.71%) Objective-C
6 9 (10.71%) PHP
6 9 (10.71%) C++
7 8 (9.52%) ActionScript
8 7 (8.33%) C#
9 6 (7.14%) R
10 5 (5.95%) PHP5
10 5 (5.95%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.95%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (4.76%) Clojure
11 4 (4.76%) F#
11 4 (4.76%) Haskell
11 4 (4.76%) Erlang
12 2 (2.38%) Ruby
13 1 (1.19%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Nagios
2 2 (2.38%) StatsD
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Facebook
2 12 (14.29%) Google
3 7 (8.33%) Twitter
4 5 (5.95%) Perforce
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.57%) Progress
6 3 (3.57%) Tableau
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