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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Game
England / London
Rank 553 602 591
Rank change year-on-year +49 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 24 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 64
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £58,750 £31,250
% change year-on-year -44.68% +88.00%  

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 14393 18967 18550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.33% 45.22% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15810 15028
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
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 26 March 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 26 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
City of London +44 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Mobile Games
England

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 44 (100.00%) Games
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Java
4 15 (34.09%) Android
5 13 (29.55%) QA
6 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
7 11 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 10 (22.73%) Game Development
9 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
9 9 (20.45%) DevOps
10 8 (18.18%) OOP
10 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
10 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
11 7 (15.91%) Scala
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) Python
11 7 (15.91%) C#
12 6 (13.64%) SQL
12 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (13.64%) Degree
12 6 (13.64%) Spring
12 6 (13.64%) Docker
12 6 (13.64%) Microservices
13 5 (11.36%) REST
13 5 (11.36%) Online Games
13 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.36%) RESTful
13 5 (11.36%) OO
13 5 (11.36%) Scrum

Mobile Games
Top Related 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 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) GitHub
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (9.09%) Hazelcast
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) Neo4j
3 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.82%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
1 4 (9.09%) Gradle
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Xcode
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Games Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Games Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Scala Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Games Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (13.64%) Spring
3 5 (11.36%) REST
3 5 (11.36%) RESTful
4 4 (9.09%) Django
4 4 (9.09%) Node.js
4 4 (9.09%) OpenGL
4 4 (9.09%) React
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) iOS SDK
6 2 (4.55%) .NET
6 2 (4.55%) Akka
6 2 (4.55%) Android SDK
6 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.55%) Flask
6 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.27%) J2EE
7 1 (2.27%) JDBC
7 1 (2.27%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.36%) Online Games
2 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Fintech
4 2 (4.55%) Social Media
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.27%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Android
2 12 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Debian
5 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Game Development
3 9 (20.45%) DevOps
4 8 (18.18%) OOP
5 6 (13.64%) Microservices
6 5 (11.36%) OO
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) API Design
7 4 (9.09%) Coaching
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
7 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.09%) High Availability
7 4 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile First
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
7 4 (9.09%) Workflow
8 3 (6.82%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) C#
2 7 (15.91%) Python
2 7 (15.91%) Scala
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Go
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) GLSL
7 1 (2.27%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Consul
3 1 (2.27%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Apigee
1 4 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (4.55%) Intel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Apple
3 1 (2.27%) Foundry
3 1 (2.27%) New Relic
3 1 (2.27%) Tableau
Central London / West End
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits and amazing cult
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago