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

Social Gaming
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 910 927
Rank change year-on-year +36 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 13 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.015% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 0.036% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 43
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 - £47,500

Social Gaming 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36338 41348 43713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.46% 42.07% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28978 33685 34660
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Gaming
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Social Gaming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Gaming in the UK

Social Gaming
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming.

Salary trend for Social Gaming in the UK

Social Gaming
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Gaming over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Gaming in the UK

Social Gaming
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Gaming within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
England +62 12 £63,750 +34.21% 8
London +44 12 £63,750 +34.21% 7
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT jobs citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Social Gaming.

1 36 (100.00%) Games
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Interactive Media
4 11 (30.56%) Migration
4 11 (30.56%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (30.56%) SDLC
5 7 (19.44%) .NET
5 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
6 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps
7 5 (13.89%) Python
7 5 (13.89%) Apple
7 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.89%) Puppet
7 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (13.89%) Facebook
8 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Android
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) C#
8 4 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)

Social Gaming
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
General
1 36 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (38.89%) Interactive Media
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Migration Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Migration Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Games Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Development Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Change Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) Bokeh
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) D3.js
5 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) Pandas
5 1 (2.78%) PyMC3
5 1 (2.78%) Sass
5 1 (2.78%) scikit-learn
5 1 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Migration
2 11 (30.56%) SDLC
3 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.33%) B2B
7 3 (8.33%) B2C
7 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) Game Development
7 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Product Management
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Erlang
4 3 (8.33%) Go
4 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Apple
1 5 (13.89%) Facebook
2 3 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) T-Plan
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