The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Game
London / City of London
Rank 223 267 308
Rank change year-on-year +44 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.085% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £58,750 £31,250
% change year-on-year -44.68% +88.00%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2361 3155 4383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.46% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 2749 3624
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in the City of London

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Sentinel
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Consul
3 1 (33.33%) StatsD

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Redis
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Sensu
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Consul
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple