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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 240 - 263
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% - 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% - 0.041%
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
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
2288 2409 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.16% 34.15% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 1861 1987
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 31 March 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 - 1 £27,500 -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) WebGL
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) Flash
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) Adobe
7 1 (14.29%) Intranet
7 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Animation
7 1 (14.29%) Marketing
7 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
7 1 (14.29%) Sass
7 1 (14.29%) LESS
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Games Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) WebGL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Flash
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Animation
3 1 (14.29%) Social Network
3 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe