The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 848 916 856
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -60
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 71 52 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 88
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £44,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-43.82% +27.14%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40472 45714 49077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.55% 41.36% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33056 36293 39098
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,130 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mobile Games
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the UK.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the UK

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 within the UK.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in the UK

Mobile Games
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 71 £62,500 +38.88% 7
London +63 62 £67,500 +35.00% 3
City of London +64 7 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North West +25 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Manchester -1 4 £25,000 -37.50%
Oldham - 3 £25,000 -
North East +6 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -3 2 - -
West Midlands -11 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing Mobile Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 151 (100.00%) Games
2 80 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (35.76%) Apple iOS
4 47 (31.13%) Java
4 47 (31.13%) Web Services
5 36 (23.84%) Android
6 34 (22.52%) C#
7 30 (19.87%) C++
8 29 (19.21%) .NET
8 29 (19.21%) TDD
8 29 (19.21%) Game Development
8 29 (19.21%) Mobile App
9 27 (17.88%) Software Engineering
9 27 (17.88%) HTML
10 25 (16.56%) JavaScript
10 25 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (15.89%) Refactoring
11 24 (15.89%) Scrum
11 24 (15.89%) Mobile Development
12 23 (15.23%) iOS Development
12 23 (15.23%) Spring
12 23 (15.23%) J2EE
12 23 (15.23%) SOAP
12 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (15.23%) RESTful
13 22 (14.57%) JPA
13 22 (14.57%) Hibernate
14 21 (13.91%) SQL
14 21 (13.91%) SOA
14 21 (13.91%) QA

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.28%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.30%) Confluence
4 3 (1.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.99%) 3ds Max
3 3 (1.99%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.65%) SaaS
5 3 (1.99%) Datadog
6 2 (1.32%) GitHub
7 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.66%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) Internet
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) DHCP
3 1 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) LAN
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) VPN
3 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) MongoDB
1 21 (13.91%) NoSQL
2 20 (13.25%) MySQL
3 15 (9.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.62%) Big Data
5 10 (6.62%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.96%) Redis
7 8 (5.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (5.30%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.99%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.32%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.28%) JIRA
3 4 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.65%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.65%) Grunt
3 4 (2.65%) Hudson
3 4 (2.65%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.99%) Log4Net
4 3 (1.99%) NUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Bower
5 2 (1.32%) JUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (0.66%) Ant
6 1 (0.66%) Babel
6 1 (0.66%) gulp
6 1 (0.66%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.66%) webpack
General
1 151 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (6.62%) Finance
3 9 (5.96%) Banking
4 3 (1.99%) Advertising
4 3 (1.99%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) iGaming
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (70.86%) Developer
2 45 (29.80%) Games Developer
3 32 (21.19%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.91%) C++ Developer
4 21 (13.91%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (13.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (13.91%) Mobile Games Developer
5 18 (11.92%) C++ Games Developer
6 17 (11.26%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.27%) C Developer
7 14 (9.27%) C/C++ Developer
7 14 (9.27%) iOS Developer
8 13 (8.61%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.28%) Principal Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Architect
10 10 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Java Architect
11 8 (5.30%) Games Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.13%) Web Services
2 29 (19.21%) .NET
3 27 (17.88%) HTML
4 23 (15.23%) J2EE
4 23 (15.23%) RESTful
4 23 (15.23%) SOAP
4 23 (15.23%) Spring
5 22 (14.57%) Hibernate
5 22 (14.57%) JPA
6 20 (13.25%) OpenGL
7 18 (11.92%) JSON
8 17 (11.26%) CSS
9 15 (9.93%) REST
10 13 (8.61%) HTML5
10 13 (8.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 12 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (7.95%) CSS3
12 9 (5.96%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.96%) cocos2d
13 6 (3.97%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.21%) Mobile App
2 16 (10.60%) Social Gaming
3 11 (7.28%) User Experience
4 8 (5.30%) Online Games
5 6 (3.97%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.97%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (2.65%) Animation
7 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.99%) Handset
7 3 (1.99%) Social Network
8 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Social Media
9 1 (0.66%) Statistics
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (35.76%) Apple iOS
2 36 (23.84%) Android
3 18 (11.92%) Linux
4 11 (7.28%) CentOS
4 11 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Unix
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.21%) Game Development
2 29 (19.21%) TDD
3 27 (17.88%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.89%) Mobile Development
4 24 (15.89%) Refactoring
4 24 (15.89%) Scrum
5 23 (15.23%) iOS Development
6 21 (13.91%) BDD
6 21 (13.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 21 (13.91%) SOA
7 17 (11.26%) Android Development
8 15 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (9.93%) DevOps
9 14 (9.27%) Analytics
9 14 (9.27%) Configuration Management
9 14 (9.27%) OO
10 13 (8.61%) Kanban
11 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.13%) Java
2 34 (22.52%) C#
3 30 (19.87%) C++
4 25 (16.56%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.91%) SQL
6 15 (9.93%) C
7 11 (7.28%) Erlang
7 11 (7.28%) F#
7 11 (7.28%) Haskell
8 10 (6.62%) Objective-C
8 10 (6.62%) Scala
9 9 (5.96%) ActionScript
9 9 (5.96%) PHP
10 8 (5.30%) Clojure
11 5 (3.31%) Ruby
12 3 (1.99%) Python
12 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.99%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.32%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.91%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (7.95%) Puppet
2 11 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.99%) HP Fortify
3 3 (1.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) Google
1 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.62%) Splunk
3 6 (3.97%) Adobe
4 4 (2.65%) New Relic
5 3 (1.99%) Autodesk
5 3 (1.99%) Facebook
6 2 (1.32%) PayPal
6 2 (1.32%) Sun
7 1 (0.66%) IFS
7 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle
7 1 (0.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
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