The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank - 255 239
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.050% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1846 2010 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.73% 27.28% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1665 1494
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mobile Games
England

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Game Development
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) BBC
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Game Development
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA