The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 183 - 188
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% - 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% - 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Mobile Games
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1334 1357 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.54% 33.30% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1076 1196
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +3.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the Manchester region.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in Manchester

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) WebGL
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Flash
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) Intranet
6 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Animation
6 1 (16.67%) Social Network
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Games Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) WebGL
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) Social Network
3 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe