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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 803 859 892
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +33
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 115 102 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.093% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 86 61
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -

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
38052 41668 45678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.79% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33084 35529 38870
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +72 114 £37,500 -6.25% 28
London +69 52 £45,000 +2.85% 12
North West +44 23 £40,000 +1.91% 3
Manchester +22 23 £40,000 +1.91% 3
South East +31 16 £27,500 -21.42% 2
West Midlands -7 14 £23,000 -31.34% 8
East Midlands +28 13 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +35 7 £55,000 +64.17% 1
West Yorkshire +17 7 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Nottinghamshire +16 7 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +29 6 £22,500 -35.71%
Milton Keynes +20 6 £22,500 -35.71%
Nottingham +16 6 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Coventry +7 6 £22,500 -26.22%
Birmingham -6 6 £37,500 +56.25% 3
Northampton - 6 £22,500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £22,500 -
Horsham +9 5 £27,500 - 1
West Sussex -3 5 £27,500 - 2
Surrey +24 4 £27,500 -26.66%
City of London - 2 £52,500 - 1
East of England +26 1 £45,000 - 1
Guildford +13 1 £27,500 -38.88%
East Sussex +10 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
Warwickshire +2 1 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Brighton -2 1 £55,000 -
Scotland -4 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £21,500 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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).

1 134 (62.33%) Games
2 110 (51.16%) C#
3 100 (46.51%) C++
4 53 (24.65%) Computer Science
5 52 (24.19%) Degree
6 51 (23.72%) Augmented Reality
7 47 (21.86%) OpenGL
8 45 (20.93%) JavaScript
9 44 (20.47%) Apple iOS
9 44 (20.47%) Unreal Engine
10 40 (18.60%) 3D Graphics
11 37 (17.21%) Android
12 36 (16.74%) Windows
13 34 (15.81%) HTML
13 34 (15.81%) .NET
14 33 (15.35%) Software Engineering
15 31 (14.42%) DirectX
16 30 (13.95%) 3D Programming
16 30 (13.95%) Game Development
16 30 (13.95%) User Experience
17 26 (12.09%) HTML5
18 25 (11.63%) iOS Development
19 24 (11.16%) Photoshop
19 24 (11.16%) Java
19 24 (11.16%) OO
20 23 (10.70%) Objective-C
20 23 (10.70%) Mathematics
21 22 (10.23%) Animation
22 21 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
22 21 (9.77%) 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 (1.86%) Confluence
2 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.93%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (11.16%) Photoshop
2 16 (7.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (6.05%) 3ds Max
4 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
5 8 (3.72%) Adobe After Effects
6 7 (3.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (3.26%) Maya
7 4 (1.86%) Blender
7 4 (1.86%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (1.40%) MS Office
9 1 (0.47%) InVision
9 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.47%) Mudbox
9 1 (0.47%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.37%) Wireless
2 17 (7.91%) 802.11
3 4 (1.86%) Internet
3 4 (1.86%) Intranet
4 2 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.19%) Maven
4 7 (3.26%) Subversion
5 6 (2.79%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.79%) JIRA
6 3 (1.40%) Grunt
6 3 (1.40%) NUnit
7 2 (0.93%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.93%) gulp
7 2 (0.93%) Trac
8 1 (0.47%) Ant
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.47%) Gradle
8 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) JUnit
8 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 134 (62.33%) Games
2 21 (9.77%) Finance
3 19 (8.84%) Electronics
4 12 (5.58%) Banking
5 11 (5.12%) Marketing
6 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.86%) Interactive Media
8 2 (0.93%) Automotive
8 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.93%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 121 (56.28%) Developer
2 35 (16.28%) Games Developer
2 35 (16.28%) Programmer
3 26 (12.09%) 3D Developer
4 25 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 24 (11.16%) Unity 3D Developer
6 22 (10.23%) C++ Programmer
7 20 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 17 (7.91%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.91%) Unix Engineer
9 15 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (5.12%) C++ Developer
10 11 (5.12%) iOS Developer
10 11 (5.12%) Junior
10 11 (5.12%) Senior iOS Developer
11 10 (4.65%) Designer
11 10 (4.65%) Games Programmer
11 10 (4.65%) Lead Programmer
12 9 (4.19%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.19%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (21.86%) OpenGL
2 44 (20.47%) Unreal Engine
3 34 (15.81%) .NET
3 34 (15.81%) HTML
4 31 (14.42%) DirectX
5 26 (12.09%) HTML5
6 17 (7.91%) 802.1X
7 14 (6.51%) CSS
8 11 (5.12%) CSS3
8 11 (5.12%) Flash
9 10 (4.65%) Node.js
9 10 (4.65%) XML
10 9 (4.19%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.72%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (3.26%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.26%) WebSockets
13 6 (2.79%) JSON
13 6 (2.79%) Middleware
13 6 (2.79%) OpenCV
13 6 (2.79%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 53 (24.65%) Computer Science
2 51 (23.72%) Augmented Reality
3 40 (18.60%) 3D Graphics
4 30 (13.95%) User Experience
5 23 (10.70%) Mathematics
6 22 (10.23%) Animation
7 20 (9.30%) Visualisation
8 18 (8.37%) Mobile App
8 18 (8.37%) Physics
9 12 (5.58%) Mobile Games
10 10 (4.65%) Oculus Rift
11 6 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (2.79%) Online Games
12 5 (2.33%) Motion Graphics
13 4 (1.86%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.86%) Social Media
14 3 (1.40%) Kinect
15 2 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
15 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
15 2 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.47%) Apple iOS
2 37 (17.21%) Android
3 36 (16.74%) Windows
4 21 (9.77%) Unix
5 4 (1.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.35%) Software Engineering
2 30 (13.95%) 3D Programming
2 30 (13.95%) Game Development
3 25 (11.63%) iOS Development
4 24 (11.16%) OO
5 21 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (9.77%) Mobile Development
6 17 (7.91%) 3D Modelling
7 16 (7.44%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.44%) OOP
8 13 (6.05%) Android Development
8 13 (6.05%) Prototyping
9 12 (5.58%) Machine Learning
10 11 (5.12%) UML
11 10 (4.65%) Front End Development
12 9 (4.19%) 3D Rendering
12 9 (4.19%) MVC
12 9 (4.19%) TDD
12 9 (4.19%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (4.19%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 110 (51.16%) C#
2 100 (46.51%) C++
3 45 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.16%) Java
5 23 (10.70%) Objective-C
6 17 (7.91%) PHP
7 13 (6.05%) ActionScript
8 11 (5.12%) Apple Swift
8 11 (5.12%) HLSL
9 9 (4.19%) ActionScript 3.0
10 8 (3.72%) Ruby
11 7 (3.26%) SQL
12 6 (2.79%) Python
13 4 (1.86%) GLSL
14 3 (1.40%) Go
14 3 (1.40%) Perl
14 3 (1.40%) VB
15 2 (0.93%) C
15 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (24.19%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) PhD
3 5 (2.33%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (7.91%) Adobe
1 17 (7.91%) BT
2 8 (3.72%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.26%) Google
4 6 (2.79%) Apple
5 5 (2.33%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.86%) Facebook
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) Perforce
8 1 (0.47%) Sony
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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