The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank - 167 155
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.050% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £32,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+43.84% +13.04%
Social Gaming
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
1140 1318 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.21% 33.01% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 678 825 644
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Social Gaming Salary Trend in Scotland

Social Gaming
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Games Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Games Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook