The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 831 811 857
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +46
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 71 65 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.061% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.15% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 38
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +23.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Unity (Game Engine) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK.

Unity (Game Engine) Salary Trend in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Unity (Game Engine) Salary Histogram in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 62 £43,750 +2.94% 7
London -19 29 £53,000 +6.00% 5
North East - 13 - -
Scotland -24 8 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Northumberland - 8 - -
South East -15 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Edinburgh -17 7 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Warwickshire +11 6 £55,000 -
West Midlands -17 6 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
City of London +4 4 £50,250 -4.28%
North West -15 4 £22,500 -28.00%
Gateshead - 4 - -
Leamington Spa - 4 £53,750 -
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
Surrey 0 3 £40,000 +20.30%
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Windsor - 2 £40,000 -
East of England -24 1 £49,500 +98.00%
East Sussex -27 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Brighton -28 1 £26,000 -20.00%
South West -28 1 £22,000 -26.66% 1
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Wales - 1 £32,500 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 -
Derby - 1 £30,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £22,000 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Unity (Game Engine) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unity (Game Engine).

1 109 (76.22%) Games
2 69 (48.25%) C#
3 49 (34.27%) Degree
4 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (27.27%) C++
6 37 (25.87%) Computer Science
7 35 (24.48%) HTML
8 33 (23.08%) Android
9 32 (22.38%) Apple iOS
9 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
10 31 (21.68%) Mobile Games
11 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
12 28 (19.58%) CSS
13 27 (18.88%) 3D Graphics
14 26 (18.18%) HTML5
14 26 (18.18%) Visualisation
15 25 (17.48%) Animation
16 24 (16.78%) Game Development
17 23 (16.08%) Mathematics
18 20 (13.99%) Java
19 19 (13.29%) OpenGL
20 18 (12.59%) Python
20 18 (12.59%) Augmented Reality
21 17 (11.89%) Android Development
21 17 (11.89%) iOS Development
21 17 (11.89%) DirectX
21 17 (11.89%) Maya
21 17 (11.89%) Objective-C
22 16 (11.19%) HLSL
22 16 (11.19%) Multithreading

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Unity (Game Engine) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unity (Game Engine). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.49%) Node.js
2 5 (3.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.10%) Apache
3 3 (2.10%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Maya
2 15 (10.49%) Photoshop
3 12 (8.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 10 (6.99%) CINEMA 4D
5 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
6 3 (2.10%) 3ds Max
7 2 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.70%) GIMP
8 1 (0.70%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) HTTP
2 4 (2.80%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) 3G
3 2 (1.40%) Wireless
3 2 (1.40%) 4G
4 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.79%) MySQL
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) VTune
2 9 (6.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.59%) Subversion
4 4 (2.80%) Grunt
5 3 (2.10%) Xcode
5 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 109 (76.22%) Games
2 9 (6.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Finance
4 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) iGaming
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (46.15%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Programmer
3 13 (9.09%) Designer
4 12 (8.39%) Junior
4 12 (8.39%) Junior Developer
4 12 (8.39%) Graphic Designer
5 10 (6.99%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.29%) Games Programmer
6 9 (6.29%) Graduate
6 9 (6.29%) Creative Technologist
7 8 (5.59%) Architect
7 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Data Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Games Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Mobile Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Junior Games Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Tester
9 6 (4.20%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.48%) HTML
2 28 (19.58%) CSS
3 26 (18.18%) HTML5
4 19 (13.29%) OpenGL
5 17 (11.89%) DirectX
6 15 (10.49%) HTML5 Canvas
7 13 (9.09%) .NET
7 13 (9.09%) Flash
8 12 (8.39%) Backbone.js
9 10 (6.99%) CSS3
9 10 (6.99%) WebGL
10 8 (5.59%) Unreal Engine
11 7 (4.90%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.90%) Middleware
12 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
12 6 (4.20%) Stage3D
13 5 (3.50%) Ajax
13 5 (3.50%) RESTful
13 5 (3.50%) WebSockets
13 5 (3.50%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.87%) Computer Science
2 31 (21.68%) Mobile Games
3 27 (18.88%) 3D Graphics
4 26 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 25 (17.48%) Animation
6 23 (16.08%) Mathematics
7 18 (12.59%) Augmented Reality
8 15 (10.49%) Mobile App
9 14 (9.79%) Client/Server
10 11 (7.69%) User Experience
10 11 (7.69%) Digital Media
11 8 (5.59%) Data Integration
12 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (3.50%) Social Network
13 5 (3.50%) Open Source
13 5 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (3.50%) Physics
14 4 (2.80%) Motion Graphics
15 2 (1.40%) Streaming Video
15 2 (1.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.08%) Android
2 32 (22.38%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.29%) Linux
4 2 (1.40%) UNIX
5 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
3 24 (16.78%) Game Development
4 17 (11.89%) Android Development
4 17 (11.89%) iOS Development
5 16 (11.19%) Multithreading
6 15 (10.49%) Scrum
6 15 (10.49%) OO
6 15 (10.49%) 3D Visualisation
7 14 (9.79%) OOP
7 14 (9.79%) 3D Rendering
8 9 (6.29%) OOD
8 9 (6.29%) MVC
8 9 (6.29%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.59%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.59%) Data Architecture
9 8 (5.59%) OWASP
9 8 (5.59%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (48.25%) C#
2 39 (27.27%) C++
3 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.99%) Java
5 18 (12.59%) Python
6 17 (11.89%) Objective-C
7 16 (11.19%) HLSL
8 11 (7.69%) SQL
9 9 (6.29%) PHP
10 8 (5.59%) ActionScript
11 7 (4.90%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (2.80%) C
13 2 (1.40%) Lua
14 1 (0.70%) Clojure
14 1 (0.70%) GLSL
14 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (34.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (9.09%) Twitter
2 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.50%) Adobe
4 3 (2.10%) Google
4 3 (2.10%) Facebook
5 2 (1.40%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) Siemens
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