The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Game
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 103 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 -  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.89% 0.043% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Median salary £28,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £51,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year -36.58% +60.15%  

Mobile Games is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 639 929 600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.58% 40.18% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 430 609 496
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Mobile Games as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Games in Birmingham

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in Birmingham

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 24 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (50.00%) Game Development
4 12 (50.00%) CSS3
5 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
5 11 (45.83%) OO PHP
5 11 (45.83%) React
5 11 (45.83%) API Integration
5 11 (45.83%) Node.js
5 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
5 11 (45.83%) Web Development
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
5 11 (45.83%) Online Games
5 11 (45.83%) PHP
5 11 (45.83%) MySQL
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) Back Office
5 11 (45.83%) LAMP
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) QA

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
1 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 24 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (45.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) PHP Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Graduate
3 9 (37.50%) Junior
4 8 (33.33%) Games Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 8 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Graduate Games Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Junior Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Junior Games Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Games Producer
7 1 (4.17%) Games Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) CSS3
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) HTML5
2 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
2 11 (45.83%) LAMP
2 11 (45.83%) Node.js
2 11 (45.83%) React
3 8 (33.33%) jQuery
3 8 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.17%) CryEngine
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) LESS
4 1 (4.17%) MonoGame
4 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (4.17%) WebGL
4 1 (4.17%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Online Games
2 1 (4.17%) BBC
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (50.00%) Game Development
2 12 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (45.83%) API Integration
3 11 (45.83%) OO PHP
3 11 (45.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) PHP
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago