The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 246 232 268
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.061% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.18% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
Mobile Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2295 2163 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 32.74% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1723 2212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the North West

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -9 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
4 12 (80.00%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) Degree
6 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (53.33%) Objective-C
7 8 (53.33%) Java
7 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (53.33%) WebGL
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (33.33%) Social Network
10 4 (26.67%) Web Development
10 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (13.33%) User Experience
11 2 (13.33%) Game Development
11 2 (13.33%) CSS
11 2 (13.33%) Web Design
12 1 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (6.67%) Marketing
12 1 (6.67%) Time Management
12 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
12 1 (6.67%) MVC
12 1 (6.67%) Finance
12 1 (6.67%) Flash
12 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 1 (6.67%) Adobe
12 1 (6.67%) Intranet
12 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
12 1 (6.67%) PHP

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Games Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Games Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Graduate
4 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) WebGL
4 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) Flash
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Social Network
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) Animation
5 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
5 1 (6.67%) Social Media
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Web Design
2 2 (13.33%) Game Development
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Objective-C
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe
Oldham, Lancashire
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago