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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Gaming
Rank 855 941 973
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +32
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 10 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.026% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.061% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 8
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%

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
36231 45679 46191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.56% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29550 36392 37289
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Gaming
Salary Trend

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

Social Gaming Salary Trend in the UK

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Gaming over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Gaming
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +56 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
London +52 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Social Gaming 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 Social Gaming.

1 27 (100.00%) Games
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) Interactive Media
4 7 (25.93%) Android
4 7 (25.93%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (14.81%) QA
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Mobile Games
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) RPG
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) TDD

Social Gaming
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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (25.93%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Data Migration Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Games Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Migration Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Games Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) REST
1 4 (14.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) React
3 2 (7.41%) CSS3
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Akka
4 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.70%) Flash
4 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile Games
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Animation
4 1 (3.70%) Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Online Games
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Android
2 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) SDLC
4 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) Game Development
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) C
4 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 3 (11.11%) RPG
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.70%) ES6
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Kibana
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Apple
2 1 (3.70%) Facebook
2 1 (3.70%) Samsung
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