The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 226 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.039% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.060% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1677 1549 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.19% 30.59% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1287 1341
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the South West

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Somerset - 1 - -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (77.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (66.67%) Game Development
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter
6 2 (22.22%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Social Network
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) WordPress
7 1 (11.11%) iPhone
7 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (11.11%) iPhone SDK
7 1 (11.11%) Social Media
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
7 1 (11.11%) Facebook
7 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
7 1 (11.11%) Xcode
7 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (11.11%) Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (11.11%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Games Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
2 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Network
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Game Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook