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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 827 867 841
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 76 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.053% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 53 39
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%

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
41458 46921 44837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.46% 40.46% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35314 39257 39115
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 April 2015 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 1 April 2015. 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 +53 70 £37,500 -3.84% 17
London -7 28 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 16 £34,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 16 £34,500 - 3
North East - 16 £34,500 - 3
South East -17 9 £35,000 +40.00% 2
West Midlands - 8 £35,000 - 3
Gateshead - 8 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +22 6 £30,000 -
Scotland +14 6 £35,000 -
City of London +14 5 £57,500 +39.39% 3
Surrey +5 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Dudley - 5 £32,500 - 3
Sunderland - 5 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +1 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Nottingham - 4 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £30,000 -
Reigate +4 3 £35,000 -
Halesowen - 3 £37,500 -
Dundee +4 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Guildford +3 2 - -
Barton-upon-Humber +1 2 £30,000 -
Lincolnshire -1 2 £30,000 -
Brighton -18 2 £33,000 +65.00%
South West -22 2 £26,750 -33.12% 2
East Sussex -24 2 £33,000 +65.00%
Hampshire - 2 £32,500 -
Petersfield - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire -20 1 £32,500 -18.75%

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 98 (83.76%) Games
2 80 (68.38%) C#
3 44 (37.61%) Android
4 43 (36.75%) C++
5 41 (35.04%) Apple iOS
6 31 (26.50%) Mobile Games
7 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
9 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
9 23 (19.66%) Android Development
9 23 (19.66%) iOS Development
10 22 (18.80%) OO
11 21 (17.95%) 3D Graphics
12 20 (17.09%) HTML
13 19 (16.24%) Java
13 19 (16.24%) Degree
14 18 (15.38%) Visualisation
15 16 (13.68%) Game Development
16 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
16 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
16 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
17 13 (11.11%) Workflow
17 13 (11.11%) Mobile Development
18 12 (10.26%) CSS
18 12 (10.26%) OpenGL
18 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
19 11 (9.40%) .NET
19 11 (9.40%) MySQL
20 10 (8.55%) DirectX
20 10 (8.55%) Mathematics

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 3 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Maya
2 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) 3ds Max
4 3 (2.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.71%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.85%) ZBrush
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) MySQL
3 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Xcode
2 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (83.76%) Games
2 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Publishing
4 4 (3.42%) Finance
5 3 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.71%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (58.12%) Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Games Developer
3 19 (16.24%) Programmer
4 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Junior
6 8 (6.84%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Games Programmer
8 6 (5.13%) 3D Artist
9 5 (4.27%) C++ Programmer
10 4 (3.42%) Graphics Programmer
10 4 (3.42%) Software Programmer
10 4 (3.42%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Lead Programmer
11 3 (2.56%) C# Programmer
11 3 (2.56%) Mobile Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) HTML
2 12 (10.26%) CSS
2 12 (10.26%) OpenGL
3 11 (9.40%) .NET
4 10 (8.55%) DirectX
5 9 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.84%) HTML5
6 8 (6.84%) JSON
7 7 (5.98%) Flash
8 6 (5.13%) REST
9 5 (4.27%) V-Ray
10 4 (3.42%) WPF
10 4 (3.42%) Middleware
10 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.42%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.42%) Unreal Engine
11 3 (2.56%) iOS SDK
11 3 (2.56%) CSS3
11 3 (2.56%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.50%) Mobile Games
2 21 (17.95%) 3D Graphics
3 18 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.55%) User Experience
5 10 (8.55%) Mathematics
5 10 (8.55%) Physics
6 9 (7.69%) Animation
7 6 (5.13%) Data Integration
7 6 (5.13%) Algorithms
8 5 (4.27%) Open Source
9 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.56%) Flash Games
10 3 (2.56%) iPhone
10 3 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (2.56%) Kinect
11 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.71%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.61%) Android
2 41 (35.04%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.27%) Windows
4 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.85%) SmartOS
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.66%) Android Development
3 23 (19.66%) iOS Development
4 22 (18.80%) OO
5 16 (13.68%) Game Development
6 13 (11.11%) Workflow
6 13 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.55%) 3D Programming
9 9 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.69%) OOP
10 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.13%) MVC
10 6 (5.13%) Data Architecture
10 6 (5.13%) OWASP
10 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (5.13%) Analytics
11 4 (3.42%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 80 (68.38%) C#
2 43 (36.75%) C++
3 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.24%) Java
5 10 (8.55%) HLSL
6 9 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 9 (7.69%) SQL
7 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 5 (4.27%) ActionScript
8 5 (4.27%) Python
8 5 (4.27%) MAXScript
9 3 (2.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.85%) GLSL
10 1 (0.85%) Ruby
10 1 (0.85%) Lua
10 1 (0.85%) UnrealScript
10 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Autodesk
3 4 (3.42%) Facebook
4 3 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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