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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Gaming
UK
Rank 834 931 931
Rank change year-on-year
+97 0
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 22 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.034% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 18
Median salary £65,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £65,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-40.76% +73.33%

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
32142 41044 40856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.26% 40.65% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25999 32840 32840
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Gaming
Top 8 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +106 22 £65,000 +26.82% 4
London +70 16 £70,000 +40.00% 3
City of London +33 3 £55,000 -12.00%
South East - 3 £38,500 - 1
North West - 3 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £38,500 - 1
Oxford - 3 £38,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £25,000 -

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 33 (100.00%) Games
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) SDLC
4 12 (36.36%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Interactive Media
5 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (27.27%) Migration
6 8 (24.24%) DevOps
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) .NET
8 6 (18.18%) Web Services
8 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
8 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.15%) Degree
9 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
9 5 (15.15%) Linux
9 5 (15.15%) Python
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (12.12%) Docker
10 4 (12.12%) C++
10 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
10 4 (12.12%) Puppet
10 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
11 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
11 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
11 3 (9.09%) Go
11 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef

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 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) CruiseControl
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 33 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (36.36%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Migration Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Programme Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Games Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Migration Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Games Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Development Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) WinForms
5 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) Akka
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) JMS
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) Sass
6 1 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Derivative
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Games
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) SDLC
3 9 (27.27%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) DevOps
5 7 (21.21%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.09%) Analytics
9 3 (9.09%) B2B
9 3 (9.09%) B2C
9 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) Erlang
4 3 (9.09%) Go
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.09%) RPG
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
4 3 (9.09%) Scala
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Groovy
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Kibana
3 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (6.06%) Facebook
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