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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Game
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.098% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £39,750 £33,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.65% +27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £41,750 £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%

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
1753 1708 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.75% 33.47% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1340 1425
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,580
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 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
Birmingham -4 2 £39,750 -6.47% 2
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) Game Development
4 7 (50.00%) QA
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
6 5 (35.71%) Online Games
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
6 5 (35.71%) React
6 5 (35.71%) API Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Back Office
6 5 (35.71%) LAMP
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (35.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate
2 5 (35.71%) Junior
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Games Producer
4 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Games Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Games Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Games Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) CSS3
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) HTML5
1 5 (35.71%) LAMP
1 5 (35.71%) Node.js
1 5 (35.71%) React
2 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (7.14%) CryEngine
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) MonoGame
3 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (7.14%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Game Development
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Kanban
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) API Integration
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago