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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 811 857 829
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 87 76 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.063% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £22,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
41740 47005 44241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 39.09% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35697 40242 38461
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +54 83 £40,000 - 11
North East +7 18 £50,000 +40.84% 1
London -1 17 £45,000 -25.00% 4
West Midlands - 17 £33,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 16 £50,000 +40.84% 1
Tyne and Wear +11 16 £50,000 +40.84% 1
South East +23 15 £35,000 -6.66%
Gateshead -2 12 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 8 £33,500 -
South West -8 6 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire - 6 £33,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £33,500 -
Leeds - 6 £33,500 -
Surrey +13 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Gloucestershire -15 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Sunderland - 4 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
Horsham - 4 £27,500 -
Coventry - 4 £30,500 -
Dudley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cirencester - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
East Sussex +26 2 - -
Brighton +25 2 - -
Guildford +13 2 £36,000 +2.85%
North West +9 2 £39,250 +12.14% 2
Scotland +6 2 £22,500 -28.00%
Manchester +2 2 £39,250 +12.14% 2
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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).

1 136 (83.44%) Games
2 132 (80.98%) C#
3 88 (53.99%) C++
4 63 (38.65%) Android
5 59 (36.20%) Software Engineering
5 59 (36.20%) Apple iOS
6 54 (33.13%) Degree
7 53 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (31.90%) Mathematics
9 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
9 49 (30.06%) 3D Graphics
10 46 (28.22%) JavaScript
11 38 (23.31%) iOS Development
12 37 (22.70%) HTML
13 33 (20.25%) .NET
13 33 (20.25%) OpenGL
14 31 (19.02%) Mobile Games
14 31 (19.02%) Android Development
15 30 (18.40%) AngularJS
15 30 (18.40%) Visualisation
15 30 (18.40%) DirectX
15 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
16 29 (17.79%) HLSL
17 28 (17.18%) SQL
18 26 (15.95%) HTML5
19 25 (15.34%) iOS SDK
19 25 (15.34%) MVC
20 24 (14.72%) WPF
21 23 (14.11%) Game Development
21 23 (14.11%) 3D Programming

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (2.45%) Node.js
2 1 (0.61%) Kinematics
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) 3ds Max
2 4 (2.45%) Maya
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.61%) Simulink
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.50%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.27%) SQLite
4 6 (3.68%) MySQL
5 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Redis
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.45%) Xcode
2 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
3 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.61%) Subversion
4 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 136 (83.44%) Games
2 7 (4.29%) Advertising
3 5 (3.07%) Publishing
3 5 (3.07%) Finance
3 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.07%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.61%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 101 (61.96%) Developer
2 31 (19.02%) Software Engineer
3 30 (18.40%) Programmer
4 25 (15.34%) C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (15.34%) Mobile Developer
5 22 (13.50%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.88%) Games Developer
7 13 (7.98%) Software Programmer
7 13 (7.98%) Graphics Programmer
8 12 (7.36%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.36%) C++ Programmer
9 8 (4.91%) C++ Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Graphics Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Xamarin Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Graduate
11 6 (3.68%) Junior
11 6 (3.68%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (3.07%) Games Programmer
12 5 (3.07%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.70%) HTML
2 33 (20.25%) .NET
2 33 (20.25%) OpenGL
3 30 (18.40%) DirectX
3 30 (18.40%) AngularJS
4 26 (15.95%) HTML5
5 25 (15.34%) iOS SDK
6 24 (14.72%) WPF
7 20 (12.27%) WCF
8 11 (6.75%) CSS
9 8 (4.91%) Middleware
9 8 (4.91%) Flash
10 6 (3.68%) JSON
11 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.45%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.45%) REST
12 4 (2.45%) Entity Framework
13 3 (1.84%) V-Ray
13 3 (1.84%) CSS3
13 3 (1.84%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 52 (31.90%) Mathematics
2 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
2 49 (30.06%) 3D Graphics
3 31 (19.02%) Mobile Games
4 30 (18.40%) Visualisation
5 21 (12.88%) Physics
6 18 (11.04%) Mobile App
6 18 (11.04%) Algorithms
7 15 (9.20%) Animation
8 11 (6.75%) User Experience
9 6 (3.68%) Kinect
10 4 (2.45%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.84%) iPhone
11 3 (1.84%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (1.84%) Flash Games
11 3 (1.84%) Social Network
11 3 (1.84%) Social Gaming
12 2 (1.23%) Online Games
13 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.65%) Android
2 59 (36.20%) Apple iOS
3 18 (11.04%) Windows
4 10 (6.13%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.61%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.20%) Software Engineering
2 53 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.31%) iOS Development
4 31 (19.02%) Android Development
5 25 (15.34%) MVC
6 23 (14.11%) 3D Programming
6 23 (14.11%) Game Development
7 21 (12.88%) Multithreading
8 16 (9.82%) OO
9 14 (8.59%) Mobile Development
10 8 (4.91%) Workflow
11 6 (3.68%) Analytics
12 5 (3.07%) OOP
12 5 (3.07%) SDLC
13 4 (2.45%) TDD
13 4 (2.45%) MVVM
14 3 (1.84%) Open Source
14 3 (1.84%) 3D Visualisation
14 3 (1.84%) DevOps
14 3 (1.84%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 132 (80.98%) C#
2 88 (53.99%) C++
3 46 (28.22%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.79%) HLSL
5 28 (17.18%) SQL
6 18 (11.04%) Java
7 10 (6.13%) GLSL
8 9 (5.52%) PHP
9 8 (4.91%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.07%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.45%) Python
12 3 (1.84%) C
12 3 (1.84%) MAXScript
12 3 (1.84%) Scala
13 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.61%) Elixir
13 1 (0.61%) Erlang
13 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (33.13%) Degree
2 21 (12.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Apple
2 20 (12.27%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.07%) Facebook
4 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.84%) Autodesk
6 2 (1.23%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Citrix
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