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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 158 162 115
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -47
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 4 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.38% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 1.03% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 32
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
1311 1355 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.70% 36.44% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 804 893 743
Average salary £40,500 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,987 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee -14 3 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -
Social Gaming
UK

Social Gaming
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (60.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Games Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Games Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Game Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
Dundee, Angus
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago