The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Gaming
London / City of London
Rank 216 - 319
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% - 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £65,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -40.76% +27.45%  

Social Gaming 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 2385 3154 4450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.16% 44.45% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2202 2747 3679
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 £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Gaming
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Social Gaming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Gaming in the City of London

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Social Gaming in the City of London

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Social Gaming.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Erlang
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Go
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

Social Gaming
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 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Erlang
2 3 (75.00%) Go
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Google