The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 82 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% - 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% - 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
Mobile Games
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
366 303 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.48% 37.45% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 292 232 377
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in Oxford

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Maya
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Lua

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Maya
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Social Gaming
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
1 1 (33.33%) Lua
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA