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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Gaming
Rank 856 841 755
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -86
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 25 51 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 111
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary - £43,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +29.62%

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
40306 41793 41082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.67% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32252 32348 33679
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Gaming
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
London -9 24 £47,500 -9.52% 7
England -33 24 £47,500 -9.52% 14
City of London -12 2 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 38 (100.00%) Games
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (55.26%) Apple iOS
4 18 (47.37%) Mobile Games
5 14 (36.84%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) iOS Development
6 13 (34.21%) Android
7 12 (31.58%) iOS SDK
8 11 (28.95%) Facebook
8 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
9 9 (23.68%) Scrum
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) Online Games
9 9 (23.68%) Analytics
9 9 (23.68%) REST
10 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.05%) Google
10 8 (21.05%) JSON
10 8 (21.05%) C++
10 8 (21.05%) OOP
10 8 (21.05%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) HTTP
11 7 (18.42%) Ajax
11 7 (18.42%) QA
11 7 (18.42%) Google Maps API
11 7 (18.42%) iPhone
11 7 (18.42%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (18.42%) Social Media
11 7 (18.42%) iPad

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Maya
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.63%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Route 53
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Redis
2 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) OLAP
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (10.53%) iGaming
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) iOS Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Games Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (7.89%) QA Leader
7 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Games Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.63%) Report Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) iOS SDK
2 9 (23.68%) REST
3 8 (21.05%) JSON
4 7 (18.42%) Google Maps API
4 7 (18.42%) Ajax
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.63%) Spine.js
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) Stage3D
7 1 (2.63%) JPA
7 1 (2.63%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Mobile Games
2 9 (23.68%) Online Games
3 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 7 (18.42%) iPhone
4 7 (18.42%) Augmented Reality
4 7 (18.42%) Social Media
4 7 (18.42%) iPad
5 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.26%) User Experience
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
7 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.26%) Social Network
8 1 (2.63%) Online Gambling
8 1 (2.63%) Blog
8 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
8 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Apple iOS
2 13 (34.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) iOS Development
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) OO
4 8 (21.05%) OOP
5 6 (15.79%) B2C
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) Game Development
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Programming
8 2 (5.26%) Android Development
8 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.63%) Clojure
7 1 (2.63%) Lua
7 1 (2.63%) Haskell
7 1 (2.63%) Erlang
7 1 (2.63%) F#
7 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Facebook
2 8 (21.05%) Google
3 7 (18.42%) Twitter
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) Progress
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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