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 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 423 406 436
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.020% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.053% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 11
Average salary £50,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
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
7258 7499 8138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.52% 37.06% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5777 5856 6929
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram 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 28 January 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
Kent - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (21.43%) Game Development
4 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Flash
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
5 1 (7.14%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) Maya
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Text Mining
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Designer
3 4 (28.57%) Database Designer
3 4 (28.57%) Database Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Games Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Games Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Games Designer
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Manager
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Social Gaming
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 2 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Game Development
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
1 1 (7.14%) Lua
1 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS