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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Gaming
Rank 918 918 933
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 15 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.037% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.037% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 51
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +46.15%

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
40878 45059 48620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.55% 41.16% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33408 35791 38792
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,636
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% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +9 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
London -2 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 30 (100.00%) Games
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
4 16 (53.33%) Mobile Games
5 13 (43.33%) C++
6 12 (40.00%) Android
7 11 (36.67%) OpenGL
8 10 (33.33%) Time Management
9 7 (23.33%) Android Development
9 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
9 7 (23.33%) PHP
9 7 (23.33%) Scrum
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (20.00%) Mobile Development
10 6 (20.00%) C
10 6 (20.00%) C#
10 6 (20.00%) ActionScript
10 6 (20.00%) Game Development
10 6 (20.00%) QA
10 6 (20.00%) JIRA
11 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.67%) REST
11 5 (16.67%) Java
11 5 (16.67%) Project Management
11 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 4 (13.33%) HTML

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 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) PostSharp
General
1 30 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) iGaming
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 11 (36.67%) C++ Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C++ Games Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
6 5 (16.67%) iOS Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Games Developer
8 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) OpenGL
2 5 (16.67%) REST
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) React
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
5 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.33%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Mobile Games
2 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Online Gambling
4 2 (6.67%) Online Games
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 12 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Time Management
3 7 (23.33%) Android Development
3 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Game Development
4 6 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 6 (20.00%) C
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) Scala
6 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.00%) Clojure
6 3 (10.00%) Erlang
6 3 (10.00%) F#
6 3 (10.00%) Haskell
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) ES6
8 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cacti
1 2 (6.67%) Graphite
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) Opsview
1 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe
1 3 (10.00%) Google
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Facebook
2 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
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