The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 248
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £57,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -43.47% +76.92%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2461 2229 2368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.99% 38.66% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1820 1889
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Social Network
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon QuickSight
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
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