The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank - - 165
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 0 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.16%
Mobile Games
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1266 1249 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.82% 39.70% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 603 783 887
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in Scotland

Mobile Games
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Games
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (55.56%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) cocos2d
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (22.22%) C#

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Games Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Games Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Games Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Game Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) cocos2d
3 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Actionable Recommendations