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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 590 615 509
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -106
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 37 44 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.088% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.19% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 105
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
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
19964 22732 20468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.42% 45.72% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16241 18609 16757
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

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 2 July 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 2 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
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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 +54 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Social Gaming
England

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 77 (100.00%) Games
2 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (40.26%) Apple iOS
4 27 (35.06%) Mobile Games
5 24 (31.17%) Java
6 20 (25.97%) MVC
6 20 (25.97%) Facebook
6 20 (25.97%) iOS Development
7 19 (24.68%) Software Engineering
8 18 (23.38%) iOS SDK
9 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (22.08%) Analytics
9 17 (22.08%) Objective-C
9 17 (22.08%) Online Games
10 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.78%) OOP
10 16 (20.78%) Android
11 15 (19.48%) QA
12 14 (18.18%) Google
12 14 (18.18%) C++
13 13 (16.88%) Python
13 13 (16.88%) Scrum
14 12 (15.58%) SQL
14 12 (15.58%) OO
14 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
15 11 (14.29%) Twitter
15 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 11 (14.29%) Ajax
15 11 (14.29%) Google Maps API
16 10 (12.99%) Open Source

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 7 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) HTTP
2 4 (5.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.90%) SMTP
4 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
1 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 7 (9.09%) Big Data
2 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.90%) Redis
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.60%) BigQuery
4 2 (2.60%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) OLAP
5 1 (1.30%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.30%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) PostSharp
4 1 (1.30%) Gradle
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 77 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 5 (6.49%) iGaming
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) iOS Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Games Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) QA Leader
5 6 (7.79%) QA Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Mobile Games Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Flash Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Report Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (2.60%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.60%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) iOS SDK
2 11 (14.29%) Google Maps API
2 11 (14.29%) Ajax
3 9 (11.69%) REST
3 9 (11.69%) HTML
4 8 (10.39%) JSON
5 7 (9.09%) Flash
6 5 (6.49%) CSS
7 4 (5.19%) Middleware
7 4 (5.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (5.19%) HTML5
8 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.60%) Web Services
9 2 (2.60%) .NET
9 2 (2.60%) CSS3
10 1 (1.30%) PureMVC
10 1 (1.30%) WCF
10 1 (1.30%) jQuery
10 1 (1.30%) LAMP
10 1 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Mobile Games
2 17 (22.08%) Online Games
2 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
4 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 10 (12.99%) iPhone
5 10 (12.99%) Augmented Reality
5 10 (12.99%) Social Media
5 10 (12.99%) iPad
6 6 (7.79%) Statistics
7 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.19%) Data Extraction
8 4 (5.19%) User Experience
8 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (3.90%) Online Gambling
10 2 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Apple iOS
2 16 (20.78%) Android
3 8 (10.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.97%) MVC
2 20 (25.97%) iOS Development
3 19 (24.68%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.08%) Analytics
5 16 (20.78%) OOP
6 13 (16.88%) Scrum
7 12 (15.58%) OO
8 10 (12.99%) Open Source
9 7 (9.09%) Project Management
10 6 (7.79%) TDD
10 6 (7.79%) Game Development
10 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
12 4 (5.19%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.19%) Memory Management
12 4 (5.19%) ETL
12 4 (5.19%) Functional Programming
12 4 (5.19%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) Java
2 17 (22.08%) Objective-C
3 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) C++
5 13 (16.88%) Python
6 12 (15.58%) SQL
7 9 (11.69%) ActionScript
7 9 (11.69%) PHP
7 9 (11.69%) Scala
8 6 (7.79%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (6.49%) C#
10 4 (5.19%) PHP5
10 4 (5.19%) R
11 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.60%) Haskell
12 2 (2.60%) Erlang
12 2 (2.60%) F#
12 2 (2.60%) Clojure
13 1 (1.30%) Ruby
13 1 (1.30%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Facebook
2 14 (18.18%) Google
3 11 (14.29%) Twitter
4 4 (5.19%) Perforce
4 4 (5.19%) Progress
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe
5 2 (2.60%) Tableau
6 1 (1.30%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
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