The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +20 0  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Games 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.30% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.58% 0.50%
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 122 173 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.09% 28.93% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 109 143 167
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Mobile Games
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Mobile Games in Tyne and Wear

Mobile Games
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 1 £37,500 -
Mobile Games
North East

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 Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear 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