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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 818 822 807
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 75 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.074% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 51
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -14.11%

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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -1 67 £40,000 - 12
London +2 19 £47,500 -20.83% 5
South East +16 15 £32,500 -7.14%
North East -7 15 £43,750 +23.23%
West Midlands -1 10 £24,000 -56.36% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 8 £40,000 +12.67%
Scotland -2 8 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -4 8 £30,000 -15.49%
Durham - 7 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
Oxford - 7 - -
Glasgow +8 6 £28,000 -
Warwickshire +3 5 £40,000 -27.27%
South West -18 5 £40,000 +81.81%
Gateshead -9 4 £22,500 -
Surrey +1 3 £37,500 -6.25%
West Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +24 2 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Brighton +20 2 - -
East Sussex +19 2 - -
Edinburgh -9 2 £28,000 -17.03% 1
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £24,000 - 1
Halesowen - 2 £31,250 - 2
North West 0 1 £38,500 +71.11%
East of England -1 1 £45,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Dudley - 1 £19,000 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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).

1 131 (83.97%) Games
2 125 (80.13%) C#
3 88 (56.41%) C++
4 68 (43.59%) Android
5 63 (40.38%) Apple iOS
6 57 (36.54%) Software Engineering
7 55 (35.26%) Mathematics
8 54 (34.62%) Degree
8 54 (34.62%) 3D Graphics
9 49 (31.41%) Computer Science
10 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
12 32 (20.51%) OpenGL
13 31 (19.87%) Mobile Games
14 30 (19.23%) .NET
15 29 (18.59%) HTML
15 29 (18.59%) DirectX
16 28 (17.95%) HLSL
17 27 (17.31%) Game Development
17 27 (17.31%) Visualisation
17 27 (17.31%) iOS Development
18 26 (16.67%) SQL
19 25 (16.03%) HTML5
20 24 (15.38%) iOS SDK
20 24 (15.38%) AngularJS
20 24 (15.38%) Android Development
20 24 (15.38%) Physics
21 23 (14.74%) Windows
21 23 (14.74%) Mobile Development
22 22 (14.10%) MongoDB

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.56%) Node.js
2 2 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) 3ds Max
2 2 (1.28%) Maya
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.64%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.10%) SQL Server
1 22 (14.10%) MongoDB
2 20 (12.82%) SQLite
3 5 (3.21%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.64%) Redis
5 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Xcode
1 3 (1.92%) Selenium
1 3 (1.92%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.28%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 131 (83.97%) Games
2 8 (5.13%) Banking
3 7 (4.49%) Advertising
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Marketing
6 3 (1.92%) Automotive
6 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.28%) Finance
8 1 (0.64%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (53.85%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 32 (20.51%) Programmer
3 25 (16.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (14.10%) Software Developer
5 21 (13.46%) Mobile Developer
6 14 (8.97%) Games Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Graphics Programmer
8 11 (7.05%) C++ Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Software Programmer
9 10 (6.41%) C++ Programmer
9 10 (6.41%) Designer
10 9 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Graduate
11 8 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Games Designer
11 8 (5.13%) Graphics Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Senior Designer
12 7 (4.49%) Xamarin Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Senior Games Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.51%) OpenGL
2 30 (19.23%) .NET
3 29 (18.59%) HTML
3 29 (18.59%) DirectX
4 25 (16.03%) HTML5
5 24 (15.38%) iOS SDK
5 24 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 20 (12.82%) WCF
6 20 (12.82%) WPF
7 12 (7.69%) Middleware
8 8 (5.13%) CSS
9 4 (2.56%) Flash
10 3 (1.92%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (1.92%) RESTful
10 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.28%) V-Ray
11 2 (1.28%) OGRE
11 2 (1.28%) jQuery
11 2 (1.28%) SOAP
11 2 (1.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 55 (35.26%) Mathematics
2 54 (34.62%) 3D Graphics
3 49 (31.41%) Computer Science
4 31 (19.87%) Mobile Games
5 27 (17.31%) Visualisation
6 24 (15.38%) Physics
7 17 (10.90%) Algorithms
8 16 (10.26%) User Experience
9 13 (8.33%) Animation
10 9 (5.77%) Mobile App
11 8 (5.13%) Client/Server
12 6 (3.85%) Kinect
13 4 (2.56%) Social Network
13 4 (2.56%) Social Gaming
14 2 (1.28%) Online Games
14 2 (1.28%) iPhone
15 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
15 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.64%) Xbox
15 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (43.59%) Android
2 63 (40.38%) Apple iOS
3 23 (14.74%) Windows
4 14 (8.97%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.54%) Software Engineering
2 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.31%) Game Development
3 27 (17.31%) iOS Development
4 24 (15.38%) Android Development
5 23 (14.74%) Mobile Development
6 20 (12.82%) MVC
7 19 (12.18%) 3D Programming
7 19 (12.18%) Multithreading
8 15 (9.62%) OO
9 8 (5.13%) Scrum
10 7 (4.49%) OOP
11 6 (3.85%) Open Source
11 6 (3.85%) DevOps
12 4 (2.56%) TDD
13 3 (1.92%) Data Analysis
13 3 (1.92%) Workflow
13 3 (1.92%) 3D Visualisation
13 3 (1.92%) Test Automation
13 3 (1.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (80.13%) C#
2 88 (56.41%) C++
3 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 28 (17.95%) HLSL
5 26 (16.67%) SQL
6 14 (8.97%) Java
7 10 (6.41%) GLSL
8 8 (5.13%) PHP
9 6 (3.85%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.92%) C
11 2 (1.28%) MAXScript
11 2 (1.28%) Scala
11 2 (1.28%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.28%) Python
12 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.64%) Elixir
12 1 (0.64%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 54 (34.62%) Degree
2 18 (11.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (13.46%) Apple
2 20 (12.82%) Xamarin
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.28%) Facebook
4 2 (1.28%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.64%) Google
5 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
London
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Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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West Midlands
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Halesowen
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus!
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