The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Game
Rank 221 206 205
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
Mobile Games
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1895 1734 2036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.36% 32.11% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1417 1721
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Games Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Mobile Games Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Halesowen - 2 £32,500 - 2
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Games 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 Mobile Games.

1 8 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Games 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 Mobile Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Test Management
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (25.00%) Game Development
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HNC
1 2 (25.00%) HND
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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