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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 801 868 918
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +50
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 132 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.082% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 107 79 53
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%

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
38217 41703 46794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 38.09% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33221 35688 40069
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 28 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +78 131 £38,750 -3.12% 20
London +66 67 £55,000 +22.22% 6
North West +45 28 £37,500 -4.45% 2
Manchester +30 28 £37,500 -4.45% 2
South East +38 14 £27,500 -21.42% 2
East Midlands +12 10 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £21,500 -42.66%
Nottingham +15 6 £21,500 -42.66%
Surrey +31 5 £27,500 -26.66%
Yorkshire +27 5 £55,000 +64.17% 2
Durham +14 5 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire +10 5 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Horsham +6 5 £27,500 - 1
West Sussex -4 5 £27,500 - 1
North East -10 5 £32,500 -35.00%
West Midlands -21 5 £22,500 -32.83% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 4 £22,500 -35.71%
Milton Keynes +26 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Coventry +9 3 £22,500 -26.22%
City of London - 3 £55,000 - 1
Northampton - 3 £22,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £22,500 - 1
Birmingham -9 2 £23,500 -2.08% 1
East of England - 2 - - 3
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Leeds +14 1 £64,000 +91.04%
Guildford +8 1 £27,500 -23.61%
Mayfair - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 128 (59.26%) Games
2 119 (55.09%) C#
3 92 (42.59%) C++
4 47 (21.76%) Degree
4 47 (21.76%) Augmented Reality
5 46 (21.30%) Computer Science
6 45 (20.83%) OpenGL
7 44 (20.37%) JavaScript
8 43 (19.91%) Apple iOS
9 37 (17.13%) 3D Graphics
10 35 (16.20%) .NET
10 35 (16.20%) Windows
10 35 (16.20%) Android
10 35 (16.20%) Unreal Engine
11 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
12 33 (15.28%) HTML
13 32 (14.81%) Java
14 31 (14.35%) User Experience
15 28 (12.96%) DirectX
15 28 (12.96%) Game Development
16 27 (12.50%) 3D Programming
17 26 (12.04%) HTML5
18 24 (11.11%) Visualisation
18 24 (11.11%) Photoshop
18 24 (11.11%) iOS Development
19 23 (10.65%) Mobile Development
19 23 (10.65%) Objective-C
20 22 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (10.19%) Mentoring
21 21 (9.72%) Finance

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.85%) Confluence
2 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.93%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 24 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 16 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (6.02%) 3ds Max
4 10 (4.63%) MS Excel
5 7 (3.24%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.85%) CINEMA 4D
6 4 (1.85%) Maya
7 3 (1.39%) Blender
7 3 (1.39%) MS Office
8 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.46%) Mudbox
8 1 (0.46%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.87%) Wireless
2 16 (7.41%) 802.11
3 4 (1.85%) Internet
3 4 (1.85%) Intranet
4 2 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.85%) GIS
1 4 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.09%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.70%) JIRA
3 8 (3.70%) Maven
4 7 (3.24%) Subversion
5 6 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.85%) Grunt
7 3 (1.39%) NUnit
8 2 (0.93%) Bower
8 2 (0.93%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.93%) gulp
8 2 (0.93%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.93%) Trac
9 1 (0.46%) Ant
9 1 (0.46%) Gradle
9 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.46%) JUnit
9 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 128 (59.26%) Games
2 21 (9.72%) Finance
3 18 (8.33%) Electronics
4 12 (5.56%) Banking
5 9 (4.17%) Marketing
6 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.31%) Automotive
7 5 (2.31%) Retail
8 4 (1.85%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.46%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 123 (56.94%) Developer
2 34 (15.74%) Games Developer
3 31 (14.35%) Programmer
4 29 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.19%) 3D Developer
6 21 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 20 (9.26%) Unity 3D Developer
8 17 (7.87%) C++ Programmer
9 16 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
10 15 (6.94%) Lead Developer
10 15 (6.94%) Software Engineer
11 13 (6.02%) Designer
12 11 (5.09%) iOS Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Junior
12 11 (5.09%) Senior iOS Developer
13 10 (4.63%) C++ Developer
13 10 (4.63%) C++ Software Engineer
14 9 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
14 9 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.83%) OpenGL
2 35 (16.20%) .NET
2 35 (16.20%) Unreal Engine
3 33 (15.28%) HTML
4 28 (12.96%) DirectX
5 26 (12.04%) HTML5
6 16 (7.41%) 802.1X
7 14 (6.48%) CSS
8 11 (5.09%) CSS3
9 10 (4.63%) Flash
9 10 (4.63%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (4.63%) XML
10 9 (4.17%) Node.js
11 8 (3.70%) JSON
12 7 (3.24%) WebSockets
13 6 (2.78%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.78%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.78%) Cocoa
13 6 (2.78%) Direct3D
13 6 (2.78%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.76%) Augmented Reality
2 46 (21.30%) Computer Science
3 37 (17.13%) 3D Graphics
4 31 (14.35%) User Experience
5 24 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 18 (8.33%) Animation
6 18 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 17 (7.87%) Mobile App
8 13 (6.02%) Mobile Games
9 12 (5.56%) Oculus Rift
9 12 (5.56%) Physics
10 6 (2.78%) Kinect
10 6 (2.78%) Online Games
11 5 (2.31%) Graphic Design
11 5 (2.31%) Social Media
12 4 (1.85%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.85%) Motion Graphics
13 3 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.91%) Apple iOS
2 35 (16.20%) Android
2 35 (16.20%) Windows
3 19 (8.80%) Unix
4 5 (2.31%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.46%) Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.74%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.96%) Game Development
3 27 (12.50%) 3D Programming
4 24 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 23 (10.65%) Mobile Development
6 22 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (10.19%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.26%) 3D Modelling
7 20 (9.26%) OO
8 17 (7.87%) UML
9 15 (6.94%) OOP
10 12 (5.56%) Android Development
10 12 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 12 (5.56%) Scrum
11 11 (5.09%) High Availability
12 10 (4.63%) 3D Rendering
12 10 (4.63%) Kanban
12 10 (4.63%) Machine Learning
13 9 (4.17%) 3D Visualisation
13 9 (4.17%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (55.09%) C#
2 92 (42.59%) C++
3 44 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 32 (14.81%) Java
5 23 (10.65%) Objective-C
6 14 (6.48%) ActionScript
6 14 (6.48%) PHP
7 11 (5.09%) Apple Swift
8 10 (4.63%) HLSL
9 9 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
10 8 (3.70%) GLSL
10 8 (3.70%) Ruby
10 8 (3.70%) SQL
11 7 (3.24%) Python
12 4 (1.85%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.39%) C
13 3 (1.39%) VB
13 3 (1.39%) XAML
14 2 (0.93%) Go
14 2 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (21.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.78%) PhD
3 5 (2.31%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (7.41%) Adobe
1 16 (7.41%) BT
2 12 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.24%) Google
4 6 (2.78%) Apple
5 5 (2.31%) Autodesk
5 5 (2.31%) Facebook
6 4 (1.85%) Alteryx
6 4 (1.85%) RapidMiner
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.46%) Citrix
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle
8 1 (0.46%) Perforce
8 1 (0.46%) Sony
8 1 (0.46%) Twitter
8 1 (0.46%) VMware
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