The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England / North West
Rank 228 227 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2472 2080 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.62% 36.71% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2160 1811 2464
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Unity (Game Engine) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Unity (Game Engine) Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the North West region.

Unity (Game Engine) Salary Trend in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Unity (Game Engine) Salary Histogram in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Manchester -16 13 £40,000 +26.98%
Unity (Game Engine)
England

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 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 Unity (Game Engine).

1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 15 (75.00%) Augmented Reality
2 15 (75.00%) Gesture Recognition
3 14 (70.00%) Kinect
4 12 (60.00%) Android
4 12 (60.00%) OO
4 12 (60.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (55.00%) 3D Graphics
5 11 (55.00%) 3D Modelling
5 11 (55.00%) Direct3D
5 11 (55.00%) 3D Programming
5 11 (55.00%) Unreal Engine
6 10 (50.00%) OOP
6 10 (50.00%) HoloLens
7 5 (25.00%) DirectX
7 5 (25.00%) Games
8 4 (20.00%) Xcode
8 4 (20.00%) OpenCV
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 2 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (10.00%) Marmalade SDK
10 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
10 2 (10.00%) Degree

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Xcode
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) 3D Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Unity 3D Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Creative Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Creative Technologist
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technologist
4 1 (5.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 11 (55.00%) Direct3D
2 11 (55.00%) Unreal Engine
3 5 (25.00%) DirectX
4 4 (20.00%) OpenCV
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) Marmalade SDK
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) React
7 1 (5.00%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Augmented Reality
2 14 (70.00%) Kinect
3 11 (55.00%) 3D Graphics
4 10 (50.00%) HoloLens
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Games
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Android
1 12 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Gesture Recognition
2 12 (60.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) 3D Modelling
3 11 (55.00%) 3D Programming
4 10 (50.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Rendering
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter