Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 771 827
Rank change year-on-year +12 +56 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 85 80 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80 70 69
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £65,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +11.11%

Mobile Games 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mobile Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Central London -1 3 £62,500 +98.41% 1
West London - 2 £42,500 -
South London - 1 £45,000 -
Mobile Games
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 85 (100.00%) Games
2 39 (45.88%) Game Development
3 32 (37.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 24 (28.24%) C++
5 21 (24.71%) Apple iOS
6 17 (20.00%) C#
7 14 (16.47%) Java
7 14 (16.47%) Android
8 13 (15.29%) QA
8 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.59%) OO
9 9 (10.59%) JIRA
9 9 (10.59%) Process Improvement
9 9 (10.59%) Facebook
10 8 (9.41%) Physics
11 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
11 7 (8.24%) Online Games
11 7 (8.24%) Animation
11 7 (8.24%) Degree
11 7 (8.24%) Mobile Development
12 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
12 6 (7.06%) Scrum
12 6 (7.06%) OOP
12 6 (7.06%) Spring
12 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
13 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.88%) Mobile App

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 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.35%) Big Data
2 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Gradle
4 1 (1.18%) Bower
4 1 (1.18%) Grunt
4 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.18%) Mocha
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 85 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Arabic Language
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) Games Developer
3 21 (24.71%) C++ Developer
4 19 (22.35%) C++ Games Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Mobile Games Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Product Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Java Games Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Senior Games Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Games Artist
11 3 (3.53%) Head of Development
11 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
2 6 (7.06%) Spring
3 4 (4.71%) iOS SDK
4 3 (3.53%) HTML
4 3 (3.53%) UIKit
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe AIR
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.18%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) HTML5
6 1 (1.18%) JSON
6 1 (1.18%) Node.js
6 1 (1.18%) OAuth
6 1 (1.18%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.18%) REST
6 1 (1.18%) RESTful
6 1 (1.18%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Animation
1 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.24%) Online Games
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.53%) Social Gaming
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Apple iOS
2 14 (16.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Game Development
2 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) OO
3 9 (10.59%) Process Improvement
4 8 (9.41%) Physics
5 7 (8.24%) Mobile Development
6 6 (7.06%) OOP
6 6 (7.06%) Scrum
6 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.88%) Monetization
7 5 (5.88%) Wireframes
8 4 (4.71%) B2C
8 4 (4.71%) Fraud Detection
8 4 (4.71%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.71%) Product Management
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) Analytics
9 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) C++
2 17 (20.00%) C#
3 14 (16.47%) Java
4 5 (5.88%) Apple Swift
5 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.53%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) Erlang
7 2 (2.35%) Scala
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) SQL
8 1 (1.18%) R
8 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Facebook
2 4 (4.71%) Adobe
2 4 (4.71%) New Relic
3 3 (3.53%) Apple
4 2 (2.35%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Intel
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Perforce