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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Gaming
UK
Rank 828 929 932
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +3
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 17 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.042% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 9
Median salary £62,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
33999 42693 42477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.49% 42.63% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27693 34212 34475
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £28,000
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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Social Gaming Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Gaming
Top 3 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 19 January 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 +65 17 £62,500 +20.19% 3
London +53 17 £62,500 +12.10% 2
City of London +35 2 £51,250 -18.00%

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 31 (100.00%) Games
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Interactive Media
3 14 (45.16%) SDLC
4 12 (38.71%) Migration
5 10 (32.26%) Data Migration
6 8 (25.81%) Java
6 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) Android
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (12.90%) Docker
9 4 (12.90%) C++
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
10 3 (9.68%) Analytics
10 3 (9.68%) Puppet
10 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
10 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.68%) Linux
10 3 (9.68%) Python
10 3 (9.68%) Mobile Games
10 3 (9.68%) C
10 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
10 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering

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 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.45%) Travis CI
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
General
1 31 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (45.16%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Migration Manager
2 10 (32.26%) Data Migration Manager
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Project Manager
4 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
5 7 (22.58%) Migration Project Manager
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 5 (16.13%) Games Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Programme Manager
8 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Games Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (6.45%) C++ Games Developer
9 2 (6.45%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Java Games Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Akka
4 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.23%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.23%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.23%) Flash
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) UIKit
4 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile Games
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Animation
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Online Games
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) Migration
4 10 (32.26%) Data Migration
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
9 2 (6.45%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Game Development
9 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
9 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.45%) OOP
9 2 (6.45%) Open Source
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C++
4 3 (9.68%) C
4 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Erlang
5 2 (6.45%) Go
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) RPG
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Facebook
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) Samsung
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