The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.035% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.083% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1080 1199 1205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.79% 41.84% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 687 560 726
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in Scotland

Mobile Games
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Glasgow +5 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Mobile Games
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Game Development
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Handset
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) 3D Programming
6 1 (14.29%) JNI
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Java

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Games Producer
3 1 (14.29%) Games Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Producer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Games Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Game Development
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) 3D Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
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