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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 262 242 253
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £51,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-38.83% +28.75%
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
2635 2186 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.13% 35.79% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2169 1731 2191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 2 £35,000 -36.36%
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Mobile Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Android
6 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
6 5 (41.67%) BlackBerry OS
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) C++
6 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone
6 5 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (41.67%) Marmalade SDK
6 5 (41.67%) Apple Swift
6 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
7 4 (33.33%) User Experience
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) Laravel
7 4 (33.33%) Sass

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Hudson
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) git-flow
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Marmalade SDK
4 5 (41.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Laravel
5 4 (33.33%) Sass
5 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) LESS
6 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) Servlets
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (41.67%) BlackBerry OS
2 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Apple Swift
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Groovy
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Zend