The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 64 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 100 154 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.46% 30.08% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 89 128 148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) SpriteKit

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) SpriteKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin