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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
Rank 792 895 941
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +46
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 84 60 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.057% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 51 33
Median salary £40,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £48,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +37.85%

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
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +91 74 £40,750 -9.44% 35
London +70 29 £55,000 +10.00% 13
West Midlands +2 12 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Birmingham +1 11 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Scotland +27 10 £42,500 -17.47% 1
South West +21 9 £37,000 +8.82% 3
Glasgow +24 8 £42,500 -17.47%
West Yorkshire +29 7 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +24 7 £37,500 -16.66% 7
East of England +17 6 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Bristol - 6 £37,000 - 3
Wakefield - 6 £36,500 - 5
Hertfordshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -12 5 £40,000 +26.98% 2
North West -22 5 £40,000 +26.98% 2
South East - 5 £35,000 - 2
St Albans - 5 £37,500 -
City of London +27 2 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 2 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -4 2 £30,000 -50.00% 1
North East -4 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £35,750 - 1
Newbury - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +12 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Coventry -1 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Gloucestershire -19 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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).

1 135 (72.19%) Games
2 109 (58.29%) C#
3 80 (42.78%) C++
4 66 (35.29%) Android
5 61 (32.62%) Apple iOS
6 49 (26.20%) Unreal Engine
7 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
8 37 (19.79%) OpenGL
9 36 (19.25%) HTML
9 36 (19.25%) Augmented Reality
10 35 (18.72%) Game Development
10 35 (18.72%) OO
11 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (16.04%) Computer Science
13 29 (15.51%) OOP
14 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
15 27 (14.44%) Degree
16 26 (13.90%) Animation
16 26 (13.90%) HTML5
17 24 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (12.30%) Windows
19 22 (11.76%) PHP
19 22 (11.76%) .NET
20 21 (11.23%) DirectX
21 20 (10.70%) Java
21 20 (10.70%) CSS
22 19 (10.16%) Mathematics
23 18 (9.63%) Physics
23 18 (9.63%) 3D Programming
24 17 (9.09%) Mobile Development

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 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) 3ds Max
2 10 (5.35%) Maya
3 7 (3.74%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.67%) ZBrush
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.60%) Blender
5 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.07%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (1.07%) Mudbox
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) 802.11
1 3 (1.60%) Wireless
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.60%) MySQL
2 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.53%) Big Data
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.88%) Subversion
3 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.67%) JIRA
3 5 (2.67%) Xcode
4 3 (1.60%) Maven
5 2 (1.07%) Grunt
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.53%) gulp
6 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.53%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.53%) NUnit
6 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 135 (72.19%) Games
2 6 (3.21%) Advertising
3 5 (2.67%) Electronics
3 5 (2.67%) Marketing
4 4 (2.14%) Automotive
4 4 (2.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Finance
6 1 (0.53%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 112 (59.89%) Developer
2 28 (14.97%) Unity 3D Developer
3 27 (14.44%) 3D Developer
3 27 (14.44%) Games Developer
4 26 (13.90%) Programmer
5 23 (12.30%) Software Engineer
6 22 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 19 (10.16%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.49%) Games Programmer
9 13 (6.95%) C++ Programmer
9 13 (6.95%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (6.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (6.95%) Lead Programmer
10 11 (5.88%) C++ Developer
10 11 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
11 10 (5.35%) Games Artist
11 10 (5.35%) Graduate
12 8 (4.28%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (4.28%) C++ Games Programmer
12 8 (4.28%) Senior Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (26.20%) Unreal Engine
2 37 (19.79%) OpenGL
3 36 (19.25%) HTML
4 26 (13.90%) HTML5
5 22 (11.76%) .NET
6 21 (11.23%) DirectX
7 20 (10.70%) CSS
8 16 (8.56%) AngularJS
8 16 (8.56%) iOS SDK
9 14 (7.49%) CSS3
10 12 (6.42%) jQuery
11 11 (5.88%) OpenCV
12 10 (5.35%) React
12 10 (5.35%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (5.35%) Web Services
13 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET
13 9 (4.81%) LESS
13 9 (4.81%) Sass
14 8 (4.28%) Node.js
15 7 (3.74%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.25%) Augmented Reality
2 30 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 26 (13.90%) Animation
4 19 (10.16%) Mathematics
5 18 (9.63%) Physics
6 15 (8.02%) Mobile App
6 15 (8.02%) Mobile Games
6 15 (8.02%) Oculus Rift
7 13 (6.95%) User Experience
7 13 (6.95%) Visualisation
8 11 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
8 11 (5.88%) Graphic Design
9 10 (5.35%) Kinect
10 8 (4.28%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (4.28%) HoloLens
11 7 (3.74%) Algorithms
12 6 (3.21%) HTC Vive
13 5 (2.67%) Blackberry
14 4 (2.14%) Smart Home
14 4 (2.14%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.29%) Android
2 61 (32.62%) Apple iOS
3 23 (12.30%) Windows
4 7 (3.74%) Linux
5 6 (3.21%) Unix
5 6 (3.21%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.67%) BlackBerry OS
6 5 (2.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.72%) Game Development
1 35 (18.72%) OO
2 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.51%) OOP
4 28 (14.97%) Software Engineering
5 24 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (9.63%) 3D Programming
7 17 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 16 (8.56%) Web Development
9 15 (8.02%) iOS Development
10 13 (6.95%) Prototyping
11 12 (6.42%) Android Development
11 12 (6.42%) Front End Development
11 12 (6.42%) Visual Effects
12 11 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
12 11 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.35%) Scrum
13 10 (5.35%) TDD
14 9 (4.81%) Data Protection
14 9 (4.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 109 (58.29%) C#
2 80 (42.78%) C++
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.76%) PHP
5 20 (10.70%) Java
6 12 (6.42%) Apple Swift
7 11 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.28%) Python
9 7 (3.74%) HLSL
10 5 (2.67%) C
11 4 (2.14%) Ruby
12 3 (1.60%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.60%) Go
12 3 (1.60%) Perl
12 3 (1.60%) SQL
13 2 (1.07%) GLSL
13 2 (1.07%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.53%) R
14 1 (0.53%) VB
14 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.67%) PhD
3 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (8.02%) Adobe
2 7 (3.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.14%) Apple
4 3 (1.60%) BT
4 3 (1.60%) Facebook
4 3 (1.60%) Google
4 3 (1.60%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.07%) Intel
6 1 (0.53%) Perforce
6 1 (0.53%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Siemens
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter
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