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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 429 424 430
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 9 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.014% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.039% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 13
Average salary £46,000 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £20,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.85%
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
7583 7713 8447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 36.42% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5858 6073 7241
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £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
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 24 December 2014. 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 - 2 £44,250 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (26.67%) MariaDB
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Game Development
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) SLA
5 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Apache
6 1 (6.67%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) Maya
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (26.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Text Mining
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Database Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Database Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Games Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Games Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Games Designer
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Manager
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Replication
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.67%) Social Gaming
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.67%) Animation
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (26.67%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Game Development
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (6.67%) Lua
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Twitter