The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 805 814 814
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 91 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.050% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 49
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45536 43438 48308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.04% 39.82% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38815 37807 42883
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 11 July 2014 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 11 July 2014. 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 +8 77 £40,000 -11.11% 12
London -21 39 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North East +9 16 £35,500 -40.83% 1
South East +1 13 £38,750 +72.22%
Scotland 0 13 £32,500 -21.68% 1
City of London -2 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Northumberland - 9 - -
Surrey +7 7 £40,000 +77.77%
Tyne and Wear 0 7 £35,500 -40.83% 1
Gloucestershire +7 6 £35,000 +16.66%
South West -5 6 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Edinburgh -10 6 £31,250 -24.69% 1
Glasgow - 6 - -
Gateshead - 5 - -
Guildford - 4 £35,000 -
North West -10 3 £35,000 -
Kent - 3 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 2 £35,500 -40.83%
Liverpool -10 2 £28,000 -21.67%
Merseyside -11 2 £28,000 -21.67%
Berkshire - 2 £38,750 -
Manchester +1 1 £35,000 -
Brighton - 1 £20,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £20,000 -
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 2

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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).

1 119 (79.87%) Games
2 77 (51.68%) C#
3 49 (32.89%) Apple iOS
4 46 (30.87%) Android
5 44 (29.53%) Degree
6 40 (26.85%) C++
7 39 (26.17%) Mobile Games
8 34 (22.82%) HTML
9 32 (21.48%) CSS
9 32 (21.48%) Software Engineering
9 32 (21.48%) Computer Science
10 31 (20.81%) Game Development
10 31 (20.81%) 3D Graphics
11 30 (20.13%) JavaScript
12 26 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (16.78%) .NET
13 25 (16.78%) Mathematics
13 25 (16.78%) Animation
13 25 (16.78%) Visualisation
14 23 (15.44%) HTML5
14 23 (15.44%) Mobile App
14 23 (15.44%) Maya
15 22 (14.77%) OpenGL
15 22 (14.77%) iOS Development
16 21 (14.09%) Android Development
16 21 (14.09%) Flash
17 20 (13.42%) DirectX
18 19 (12.75%) SQL
18 19 (12.75%) Java
18 19 (12.75%) HLSL

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (4.70%) Node.js
2 5 (3.36%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.01%) nginx
3 3 (2.01%) Apache
4 2 (1.34%) CMS
4 2 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (15.44%) Maya
2 15 (10.07%) Photoshop
3 12 (8.05%) Adobe After Effects
4 11 (7.38%) 3ds Max
5 8 (5.37%) CINEMA 4D
6 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
7 4 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (1.34%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.67%) GIMP
9 1 (0.67%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) Internet
2 4 (2.68%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.01%) HTTP
4 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.40%) MySQL
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.74%) Subversion
3 15 (10.07%) VTune
4 7 (4.70%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.03%) PhoneGap
6 4 (2.68%) Grunt
7 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.01%) Xcode
8 1 (0.67%) Maven
8 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
General
1 119 (79.87%) Games
2 10 (6.71%) Retail
3 7 (4.70%) Finance
4 4 (2.68%) Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 3 (2.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.67%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 86 (57.72%) Developer
2 34 (22.82%) Programmer
3 16 (10.74%) C# Developer
4 13 (8.72%) Games Programmer
4 13 (8.72%) Web Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Designer
6 10 (6.71%) Graphic Designer
7 9 (6.04%) Games Developer
7 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Interactive Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Junior
9 6 (4.03%) Graduate
10 5 (3.36%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Tester
10 5 (3.36%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.82%) HTML
2 32 (21.48%) CSS
3 25 (16.78%) .NET
4 23 (15.44%) HTML5
5 22 (14.77%) OpenGL
6 21 (14.09%) Flash
7 20 (13.42%) DirectX
8 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET
8 13 (8.72%) WebGL
9 9 (6.04%) HTML5 Canvas
10 8 (5.37%) iOS SDK
11 7 (4.70%) CSS3
11 7 (4.70%) WebSockets
11 7 (4.70%) Backbone.js
11 7 (4.70%) XML
11 7 (4.70%) Middleware
11 7 (4.70%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.03%) Android SDK
12 6 (4.03%) Unreal Engine
12 6 (4.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.17%) Mobile Games
2 32 (21.48%) Computer Science
3 31 (20.81%) 3D Graphics
4 25 (16.78%) Animation
4 25 (16.78%) Mathematics
4 25 (16.78%) Visualisation
5 23 (15.44%) Mobile App
6 17 (11.41%) Augmented Reality
7 14 (9.40%) Client/Server
8 8 (5.37%) Digital Media
9 6 (4.03%) W3C
9 6 (4.03%) Open Source
9 6 (4.03%) Physics
10 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.68%) Speech Recognition
11 4 (2.68%) iPhone
12 3 (2.01%) Motion Graphics
12 3 (2.01%) iPad
13 2 (1.34%) Data Integration
13 2 (1.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.89%) Apple iOS
2 46 (30.87%) Android
3 15 (10.07%) Linux
4 3 (2.01%) Windows
5 2 (1.34%) UNIX
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.48%) Software Engineering
2 31 (20.81%) Game Development
3 26 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.77%) iOS Development
5 21 (14.09%) Android Development
6 15 (10.07%) Multithreading
6 15 (10.07%) Scrum
7 14 (9.40%) 3D Rendering
7 14 (9.40%) OO
7 14 (9.40%) 3D Visualisation
8 11 (7.38%) MVC
9 10 (6.71%) OOD
9 10 (6.71%) OOP
10 9 (6.04%) 3D Programming
11 8 (5.37%) Web Development
12 7 (4.70%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.36%) 3D Animation
13 5 (3.36%) Workflow
14 4 (2.68%) TDD
15 3 (2.01%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 77 (51.68%) C#
2 40 (26.85%) C++
3 30 (20.13%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.75%) Java
4 19 (12.75%) SQL
4 19 (12.75%) HLSL
5 16 (10.74%) Python
5 16 (10.74%) PHP
6 9 (6.04%) Objective-C
7 5 (3.36%) ActionScript
8 3 (2.01%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (1.34%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.34%) Lua
9 2 (1.34%) MAXScript
10 1 (0.67%) Scala
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (29.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (8.72%) Adobe
2 12 (8.05%) Twitter
3 7 (4.70%) Facebook
4 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.01%) Apple
5 3 (2.01%) Autodesk
5 3 (2.01%) Google
6 2 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.34%) Ektron
6 2 (1.34%) DoubleClick
6 2 (1.34%) Nokia
7 1 (0.67%) Progress
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