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

Mobile Game
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 832 901
Rank change year-on-year +18 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 53 73 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.080% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 43
Median salary £42,500 £62,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +40.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £44,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £80,000 £54,900
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £28,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -35.39%  

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35586 37897 42752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.32% 41.57% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27958 31535 34480
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,850 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in England

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Games in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Games in England

Mobile Games
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London -4 37 £56,000 -10.40% 8
West Midlands +25 13 £20,000 -46.66% 2
North East +10 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 - -
Mobile Games
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 99 (100.00%) Games
2 31 (31.31%) Android
3 30 (30.30%) Apple iOS
4 29 (29.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 28 (28.28%) Game Development
6 26 (26.26%) Degree
6 26 (26.26%) C#
7 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 21 (21.21%) OO
9 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.19%) HTML
11 18 (18.18%) Java
11 18 (18.18%) MySQL
11 18 (18.18%) CSS
11 18 (18.18%) NoSQL
11 18 (18.18%) Online Games
12 17 (17.17%) Facebook
12 17 (17.17%) AngularJS
12 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (16.16%) Marketing
14 15 (15.15%) Web Development
14 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.15%) Back Office
14 15 (15.15%) React
15 14 (14.14%) Node.js
15 14 (14.14%) HTML5
15 14 (14.14%) QA
16 13 (13.13%) PHP
17 12 (12.12%) jQuery
17 12 (12.12%) CSS3

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (5.05%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) HTTP
3 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) MySQL
1 18 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.04%) Redis
6 3 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.03%) Big Data
6 3 (3.03%) Hazelcast
6 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.03%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon QuickSight
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) JIRA
2 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.03%) Ant
3 3 (3.03%) Gradle
3 3 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 99 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (16.16%) Marketing
3 15 (15.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (60.61%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) Games Developer
3 24 (24.24%) Junior
4 16 (16.16%) Junior Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Graduate
5 14 (14.14%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Graduate Games Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Junior Games Developer
6 12 (12.12%) Analyst
6 12 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 11 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 11 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Games Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 19 (19.19%) HTML
3 18 (18.18%) CSS
4 17 (17.17%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.15%) React
6 14 (14.14%) HTML5
6 14 (14.14%) Node.js
7 12 (12.12%) CSS3
7 12 (12.12%) jQuery
8 11 (11.11%) LAMP
9 9 (9.09%) Spring
10 8 (8.08%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.07%) REST
12 4 (4.04%) RESTful
13 3 (3.03%) iOS SDK
14 2 (2.02%) .NET
14 2 (2.02%) Akka
14 2 (2.02%) Django
14 2 (2.02%) Spring Boot
14 2 (2.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Online Games
2 9 (9.09%) Animation
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.07%) BBC
5 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.05%) User Experience
6 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.03%) Handset
6 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.02%) Social Gaming
7 2 (2.02%) Social Media
8 1 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
8 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.01%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Android
2 30 (30.30%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Game Development
2 21 (21.21%) OO
3 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (15.15%) Web Development
6 11 (11.11%) API Integration
6 11 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 11 (11.11%) OOP
7 9 (9.09%) DevOps
8 8 (8.08%) Physics
9 7 (7.07%) Analytics
10 6 (6.06%) Monetization
10 6 (6.06%) Workflow
11 5 (5.05%) CRM
11 5 (5.05%) Economics
11 5 (5.05%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.05%) Microservices
11 5 (5.05%) Project Management
11 5 (5.05%) Statistics
12 4 (4.04%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.26%) C#
2 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.18%) Java
4 13 (13.13%) PHP
5 11 (11.11%) Python
5 11 (11.11%) SQL
6 7 (7.07%) Scala
7 6 (6.06%) R
8 4 (4.04%) C++
9 3 (3.03%) Go
10 1 (1.01%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.01%) C
10 1 (1.01%) GLSL
10 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.01%) RPG
10 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) Consul
3 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.01%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Facebook
2 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.03%) Apigee
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe
4 2 (2.02%) Intel
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.02%) Tableau
5 1 (1.01%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Foundry
5 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
London
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 18 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago