The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Game
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 453 462
Rank change year-on-year +65 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.015% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.038% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Median salary £37,500 £19,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.30% -56.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% -20.58%  

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5418 7967 8272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.19% 40.92% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4462 6592 6432
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,367
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in the South East

Mobile Games
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Kent +24 1 £37,500 +92.30%
Mobile Games
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Mobile Games.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Redis
4 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MBA

Mobile Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Games Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef