Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 101 120
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.073% 0.80% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 2.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
North East median annual salary £37,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £33,750 - £46,250
90th Percentile £41,250 - £58,750
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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 409 517 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.90% 34.63% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 357 423 441
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,550 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Mobile Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Games in the North East

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in the North East

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear +3 1 £37,500 - 2
Mobile Games
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East 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 the North East 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