The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 562 661
Rank change year-on-year -16 +99  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 37 70 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.17% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.38% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 67 20
Median salary £56,000 £62,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.40% +28.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £47,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £80,000 £57,750
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17275 18525 20722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.17% 46.29% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13171 15713 16968
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in London

Mobile Games
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Games in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mobile Games in London

Mobile Games
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +21 5 £56,000 -10.40% 1
Mobile Games
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 61 (100.00%) Games
2 28 (45.90%) Android
3 26 (42.62%) Apple iOS
4 17 (27.87%) Facebook
5 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) Marketing
6 15 (24.59%) Java
7 13 (21.31%) Game Development
8 12 (19.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 12 (19.67%) Degree
8 12 (19.67%) QA
9 11 (18.03%) C#
9 11 (18.03%) OOP
10 10 (16.39%) Python
10 10 (16.39%) SQL
11 9 (14.75%) OO
11 9 (14.75%) Spring
11 9 (14.75%) DevOps
12 8 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (13.11%) JIRA
12 8 (13.11%) Physics
12 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.48%) Linux
13 7 (11.48%) Scala
13 7 (11.48%) Animation
13 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.84%) Monetization
14 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
14 6 (9.84%) Analytics

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (6.56%) Apache
1 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
3 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MySQL
1 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
1 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.92%) Hazelcast
4 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) JIRA
2 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.92%) Ant
3 3 (4.92%) Gradle
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 61 (100.00%) Games
2 16 (26.23%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Games Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Junior
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Product Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Games Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Games Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Games Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (4.92%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Junior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 9 (14.75%) Spring
3 5 (8.20%) CSS
3 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) REST
4 4 (6.56%) RESTful
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
5 3 (4.92%) React
6 2 (3.28%) .NET
6 2 (3.28%) Akka
6 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.28%) Django
6 2 (3.28%) iOS SDK
6 2 (3.28%) Spring Boot
6 2 (3.28%) Web Services
7 1 (1.64%) J2EE
7 1 (1.64%) JDBC
7 1 (1.64%) JMS
7 1 (1.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Animation
3 6 (9.84%) Online Games
4 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.28%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.64%) Social Media
7 1 (1.64%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Android
2 26 (42.62%) Apple iOS
3 7 (11.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Game Development
3 11 (18.03%) OOP
4 9 (14.75%) DevOps
4 9 (14.75%) OO
5 8 (13.11%) Physics
6 6 (9.84%) Analytics
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Monetization
6 6 (9.84%) Workflow
7 5 (8.20%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) Economics
7 5 (8.20%) Microservices
7 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Statistics
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.56%) Customer Insight
8 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.56%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) C#
3 10 (16.39%) Python
3 10 (16.39%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) Scala
6 5 (8.20%) R
7 3 (4.92%) C++
7 3 (4.92%) Go
8 2 (3.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) GLSL
9 1 (1.64%) RPG
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.64%) Consul
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Facebook
2 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.92%) Apigee
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) Intel
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) Foundry
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago