The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank 442 430 435
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.005% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.014% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Social Gaming
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
7985 7213 8109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.30% 34.71% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6028 5898 6782
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Social Gaming Salary Trend in the South East

Social Gaming
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 Social Gaming within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Social Gaming
England

Social Gaming
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0