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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Game
UK / England
Rank 791 864 854
Rank change year-on-year +73 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 46 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.067% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 80
Median salary £34,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £58,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year -44.68% +86.50%  

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 30700 39773 38788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.49% 41.07% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24861 32193 30975
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,520 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +43 24 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands +43 16 £28,750 -32.35% 4
South West - 4 £28,250 -
South East +77 1 £55,000 +182.05%
North West - 1 - -
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 80 (100.00%) Games
2 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 22 (27.50%) Game Development
4 21 (26.25%) Degree
5 19 (23.75%) Android
6 18 (22.50%) NoSQL
6 18 (22.50%) Java
6 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 17 (21.25%) C#
8 16 (20.00%) OO
8 16 (20.00%) QA
8 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 15 (18.75%) Apple iOS
9 15 (18.75%) React
9 15 (18.75%) Online Games
9 15 (18.75%) MySQL
9 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (17.50%) Web Development
10 14 (17.50%) Node.js
11 13 (16.25%) CSS
11 13 (16.25%) HTML
11 13 (16.25%) PHP
12 12 (15.00%) CSS3
12 12 (15.00%) HTML5
13 11 (13.75%) Back Office
14 10 (12.50%) Marketing
14 10 (12.50%) LAMP
14 10 (12.50%) Internet
14 10 (12.50%) SQL Server

Mobile Games
Top Related 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 2 (2.50%) Apache
1 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
4 3 (3.75%) DHCP
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) VPN
4 3 (3.75%) WAN
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.75%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.00%) Hazelcast
7 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
8 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.75%) Redis
9 2 (2.50%) Big Data
10 1 (1.25%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.25%) QlikView
10 1 (1.25%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Ant
1 4 (5.00%) Gradle
1 4 (5.00%) Maven
2 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.50%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) Xcode
3 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 80 (100.00%) Games
2 11 (13.75%) Back Office
3 10 (12.50%) Marketing
4 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Games Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Junior
3 11 (13.75%) PHP Developer
4 9 (11.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Graduate
5 8 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Graduate Games Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Junior Games Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.25%) Games Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Mobile Games Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (18.75%) React
4 14 (17.50%) Node.js
5 13 (16.25%) CSS
5 13 (16.25%) HTML
6 12 (15.00%) CSS3
6 12 (15.00%) HTML5
7 10 (12.50%) LAMP
8 9 (11.25%) jQuery
9 8 (10.00%) REST
10 6 (7.50%) Spring
11 5 (6.25%) OpenGL
11 5 (6.25%) RESTful
12 4 (5.00%) Django
12 4 (5.00%) Web Services
13 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.75%) iOS SDK
14 2 (2.50%) Akka
14 2 (2.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Online Games
2 8 (10.00%) User Experience
3 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) Fintech
7 2 (2.50%) Handset
7 2 (2.50%) Social Network
8 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.25%) BBC
8 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Android
2 15 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Debian
5 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Game Development
3 16 (20.00%) OO
4 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (17.50%) Web Development
6 10 (12.50%) API Integration
6 10 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 9 (11.25%) DevOps
7 9 (11.25%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) OOP
9 6 (7.50%) Microservices
10 5 (6.25%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
11 4 (5.00%) API Design
11 4 (5.00%) Coaching
11 4 (5.00%) Fraud Detection
11 4 (5.00%) High Availability
11 4 (5.00%) Mobile First
11 4 (5.00%) Project Management
11 4 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) Java
1 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.25%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) PHP
4 8 (10.00%) Python
5 7 (8.75%) Scala
5 7 (8.75%) SQL
6 6 (7.50%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) Go
8 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) GLSL
10 1 (1.25%) R
10 1 (1.25%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Consul
3 1 (1.25%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Apigee
1 4 (5.00%) Facebook
2 2 (2.50%) Intel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Tableau
3 1 (1.25%) Apple
3 1 (1.25%) Foundry
3 1 (1.25%) New Relic
Central London / West End
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
mkodo
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum plus Pension and company bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits and amazing cult
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago