Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Gaming over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Gaming
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1176 1193
Rank change year-on-year +30 +17 +77
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 20 27 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.015% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.037% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 60
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £46,875 £46,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £99,750 £77,500 £70,125
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

Social Gaming is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72952 73726 86280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.22% 41.16% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55396 61108 69881
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Social Gaming
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Social Gaming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Social Gaming in England

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Social Gaming in England

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Gaming in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Gaming in England

Social Gaming
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 19 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South East - 1 £42,500 -
Social Gaming
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for Social Gaming.

1 20 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (45.00%) Game Development
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Online Games
4 7 (35.00%) Product Management
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Back Office
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Facebook
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (20.00%) Android
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) React
6 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 4 (20.00%) A/B Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Monetization
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA

Social Gaming
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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) TestRail
General
1 20 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (25.00%) Back Office
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Games Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Games Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Product Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Games Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Online Development Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Online Product Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Product Director
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (20.00%) React
1 4 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.00%) Bokeh
2 1 (5.00%) D3.js
2 1 (5.00%) Pandas
2 1 (5.00%) PyMC3
2 1 (5.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (35.00%) Online Games
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Games
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Animation
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Game Development
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Product Management
3 5 (25.00%) BDD
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) A/B Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Monetization
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) ActionScript
4 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Apple
1 4 (20.00%) Facebook
2 3 (15.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) New Relic
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau