The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 427 449 422
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 17 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.040% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
Mobile Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8242 8389 7686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.11% 37.65% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6547 6342 6248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the South East

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire +9 14 - -
Surrey +1 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (100.00%) Games
2 26 (76.47%) Android
3 25 (73.53%) Apple iOS
4 24 (70.59%) Game Development
5 15 (44.12%) Android Development
6 14 (41.18%) User Experience
7 12 (35.29%) C++
8 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (23.53%) iOS Development
9 8 (23.53%) ActionScript 3.0
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Flash
9 8 (23.53%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 8 (23.53%) ActionScript
10 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
10 7 (20.59%) XML
10 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
10 7 (20.59%) Graphic Design
10 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
10 7 (20.59%) Maya
10 7 (20.59%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (20.59%) ActionScript 2.0
10 7 (20.59%) Lua
10 7 (20.59%) Quantitative Analysis
10 7 (20.59%) Analytics
10 7 (20.59%) Social Gaming
11 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.82%) C#

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
1 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
1 7 (20.59%) Maya
1 7 (20.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Xcode
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 34 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Programmer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Designer
2 7 (20.59%) Senior Designer
2 7 (20.59%) Games Designer
2 7 (20.59%) Senior Games Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Games Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
5 1 (2.94%) Games Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) Flash
3 7 (20.59%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.94%) OAuth
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 7 (20.59%) Social Gaming
2 7 (20.59%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Android
2 25 (73.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Game Development
2 15 (44.12%) Android Development
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 7 (20.59%) Analytics
5 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
5 7 (20.59%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) RUP
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) ActionScript
2 8 (23.53%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (20.59%) ActionScript 2.0
3 7 (20.59%) Lua
4 3 (8.82%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) HP