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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 833 867 836
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 71 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.044% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 63 48 39
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £56,000
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
41711 48043 44800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.77% 40.06% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35548 40680 39010
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 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +67 66 £40,000 +2.56% 17
Tyne and Wear - 22 £40,000 - 4
North East - 22 £40,000 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 22 £37,250 - 2
London +14 19 £42,500 - 6
Gateshead - 14 £30,000 - 2
South East +17 10 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Sunderland - 7 £50,000 -
Surrey +16 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Scotland +14 5 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
South West -9 4 £32,500 -21.68%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £30,000 -
Dudley - 4 £32,500 - 1
City of London +32 3 £57,500 +84.00%
Guildford +10 3 £27,000 +8.00%
Edinburgh +5 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Gloucestershire -13 3 £33,750 -5.59%
Reigate - 3 £35,000 -
Dundee +8 2 £32,500 -13.33%
East Sussex 0 2 £33,000 +65.00%
Brighton -10 2 £33,000 +65.00%
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 2
Cirencester 0 1 £35,000 -15.66%
Barton-upon-Humber - 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
Warminster - 1 £21,000 -
Oxford - 1 - -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (84.48%) Games
2 89 (76.72%) C#
3 54 (46.55%) C++
4 44 (37.93%) Android
5 39 (33.62%) Apple iOS
6 31 (26.72%) Software Engineering
6 31 (26.72%) Mobile Games
7 29 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (22.41%) 3D Graphics
9 25 (21.55%) Degree
10 24 (20.69%) iOS Development
11 23 (19.83%) Android Development
11 23 (19.83%) JavaScript
12 20 (17.24%) HTML
12 20 (17.24%) Java
12 20 (17.24%) OO
12 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
12 20 (17.24%) Visualisation
13 19 (16.38%) OpenGL
14 18 (15.52%) Mathematics
15 17 (14.66%) DirectX
15 17 (14.66%) Game Development
15 17 (14.66%) HLSL
16 15 (12.93%) 3D Programming
17 14 (12.07%) Physics
18 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
18 13 (11.21%) Workflow
18 13 (11.21%) PhD
18 13 (11.21%) Mobile App
19 12 (10.34%) .NET

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Maya
2 3 (2.59%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.59%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.86%) ZBrush
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
1 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) MySQL
3 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Xcode
2 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.72%) Selenium
4 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 98 (84.48%) Games
2 5 (4.31%) Retail
2 5 (4.31%) Publishing
3 4 (3.45%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (61.21%) Developer
2 24 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 21 (18.10%) Games Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Programmer
5 17 (14.66%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (6.03%) C++ Programmer
7 7 (6.03%) Junior
8 6 (5.17%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Software Programmer
8 6 (5.17%) Graphics Programmer
9 5 (4.31%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Games Programmer
10 4 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.45%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.45%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Graphics Developer
11 3 (2.59%) C# Programmer
11 3 (2.59%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.24%) HTML
2 19 (16.38%) OpenGL
3 17 (14.66%) DirectX
4 12 (10.34%) .NET
4 12 (10.34%) CSS
5 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 9 (7.76%) Flash
7 8 (6.90%) HTML5
8 7 (6.03%) JSON
9 5 (4.31%) iOS SDK
9 5 (4.31%) REST
10 4 (3.45%) Middleware
10 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.45%) WPF
10 4 (3.45%) CSS3
10 4 (3.45%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.45%) Unreal Engine
11 3 (2.59%) V-Ray
12 2 (1.72%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Mobile Games
2 26 (22.41%) 3D Graphics
3 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 20 (17.24%) Visualisation
4 18 (15.52%) Mathematics
5 14 (12.07%) Physics
6 13 (11.21%) Mobile App
7 11 (9.48%) User Experience
7 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.45%) Animation
9 3 (2.59%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (2.59%) Open Source
9 3 (2.59%) Kinect
9 3 (2.59%) Flash Games
9 3 (2.59%) iPhone
10 2 (1.72%) Social Network
10 2 (1.72%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.86%) Social Media
11 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.93%) Android
2 39 (33.62%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.72%) Software Engineering
2 29 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.69%) iOS Development
4 23 (19.83%) Android Development
5 20 (17.24%) OO
6 17 (14.66%) Game Development
7 15 (12.93%) 3D Programming
8 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
8 13 (11.21%) Workflow
9 11 (9.48%) Mobile Development
10 6 (5.17%) MVC
10 6 (5.17%) OOP
11 5 (4.31%) Analytics
11 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.45%) 3D Visualisation
12 4 (3.45%) MVVM
13 3 (2.59%) DevOps
13 3 (2.59%) Functional Programming
13 3 (2.59%) SOA
14 2 (1.72%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 89 (76.72%) C#
2 54 (46.55%) C++
3 23 (19.83%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.24%) Java
5 17 (14.66%) HLSL
6 11 (9.48%) Objective-C
7 8 (6.90%) PHP
7 8 (6.90%) SQL
8 5 (4.31%) ActionScript
9 4 (3.45%) Python
9 4 (3.45%) GLSL
10 3 (2.59%) Scala
10 3 (2.59%) MAXScript
11 2 (1.72%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Degree
2 13 (11.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (4.31%) Facebook
2 3 (2.59%) Google
2 3 (2.59%) Autodesk
3 1 (0.86%) VMware
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe
3 1 (0.86%) Citrix
3 1 (0.86%) Apple
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