Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 1000 1169
Rank change year-on-year +116 +169 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 268 197 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 226 188 105
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,125 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,875 £66,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

Unity (Game Engine) is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67886 68921 78582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.04% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56882 60298 67765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Unity (Game Engine) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in England.

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +70 156 £50,000 +5.26% 14
North of England +4 38 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South West +29 23 £40,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands -3 23 £39,500 +68.09% 4
Midlands -3 23 £39,500 +75.56% 4
Yorkshire +21 22 £30,000 -45.45% 1
South East +31 17 £37,500 +66.67% 12
North West -24 16 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +9 11 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 232 (86.57%) Games
2 164 (61.19%) C#
3 120 (44.78%) C++
4 91 (33.96%) Game Development
5 69 (25.75%) Android
6 62 (23.13%) Apple iOS
7 49 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (17.54%) Mobile Games
9 45 (16.79%) JavaScript
10 42 (15.67%) Degree
10 42 (15.67%) Mobile Development
11 38 (14.18%) Unreal Engine
12 35 (13.06%) Software Engineering
13 33 (12.31%) HTML
13 33 (12.31%) Linux
13 33 (12.31%) Computer Science
14 32 (11.94%) Mathematics
14 32 (11.94%) User Experience
15 29 (10.82%) OO
15 29 (10.82%) Python
15 29 (10.82%) Java
15 29 (10.82%) .NET
16 28 (10.45%) Animation
16 28 (10.45%) Git (software)
17 26 (9.70%) Augmented Reality
17 26 (9.70%) HTML5
18 24 (8.96%) Scrum
18 24 (8.96%) HoloLens
19 23 (8.58%) Oculus Rift
19 23 (8.58%) Windows

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (4.10%) DNN
2 5 (1.87%) CMS
2 5 (1.87%) Confluence
2 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (4.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (4.85%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.73%) Maya
3 7 (2.61%) Autodesk Inventor
4 6 (2.24%) 3ds Max
5 4 (1.49%) Revit
6 3 (1.12%) Blender
6 3 (1.12%) Siemens NX
6 3 (1.12%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.87%) npm
5 3 (1.12%) Google Play
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.37%) Firebase
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) HTTP
1 1 (0.37%) Internet
1 1 (0.37%) SMS
1 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.46%) NoSQL
2 19 (7.09%) MySQL
3 9 (3.36%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.75%) Big Data
6 2 (0.75%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.73%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.36%) JIRA
4 8 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.61%) Subversion
6 6 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.87%) NuGet
7 5 (1.87%) NUnit
7 5 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.87%) webpack
8 4 (1.49%) Ant
8 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.12%) Gradle
10 2 (0.75%) Bower
10 2 (0.75%) Grunt
10 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.75%) Mocha
10 2 (0.75%) TestRail
11 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
General
1 232 (86.57%) Games
2 10 (3.73%) Marketing
3 9 (3.36%) Automotive
4 6 (2.24%) Back Office
5 5 (1.87%) Electronics
5 5 (1.87%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.87%) Publishing
5 5 (1.87%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 173 (64.55%) Developer
2 67 (25.00%) Games Developer
3 37 (13.81%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.69%) Senior Developer
5 32 (11.94%) C++ Developer
6 25 (9.33%) C++ Games Developer
7 21 (7.84%) Lead Developer
8 16 (5.97%) Head of Development
9 14 (5.22%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.85%) Mobile Games Developer
10 13 (4.85%) Programmer
10 13 (4.85%) Unity 3D Developer
11 12 (4.48%) C++/C# Developer
11 12 (4.48%) Lead C# Developer
12 11 (4.10%) Head of Software Development
12 11 (4.10%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.73%) C++ Software Engineer
14 9 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (3.36%) Junior
14 9 (3.36%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.18%) Unreal Engine
2 33 (12.31%) HTML
3 29 (10.82%) .NET
4 26 (9.70%) HTML5
5 16 (5.97%) React
6 15 (5.60%) OpenGL
7 13 (4.85%) WebGL
8 12 (4.48%) Apache Flex
9 11 (4.10%) OpenCV
9 11 (4.10%) Theano
10 10 (3.73%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.36%) CGI
11 9 (3.36%) Node.js
11 9 (3.36%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (2.99%) CSS
13 7 (2.61%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.61%) WCF
13 7 (2.61%) WPF
14 6 (2.24%) DirectX
14 6 (2.24%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.54%) Mobile Games
2 33 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 32 (11.94%) User Experience
4 28 (10.45%) Animation
5 26 (9.70%) Augmented Reality
6 24 (8.96%) HoloLens
7 23 (8.58%) Oculus Rift
8 20 (7.46%) Online Games
9 15 (5.60%) Algorithms
9 15 (5.60%) Mobile App
10 13 (4.85%) Client/Server
10 13 (4.85%) HTC Vive
11 12 (4.48%) Private Cloud
11 12 (4.48%) Robotics
12 9 (3.36%) BBC
13 7 (2.61%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (2.61%) NHS
14 6 (2.24%) iPhone
15 5 (1.87%) Social Gaming
16 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.75%) Android
2 62 (23.13%) Apple iOS
3 33 (12.31%) Linux
4 23 (8.58%) Windows
5 5 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (33.96%) Game Development
2 49 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.67%) Mobile Development
4 35 (13.06%) Software Engineering
5 32 (11.94%) Mathematics
6 29 (10.82%) OO
7 24 (8.96%) Scrum
8 23 (8.58%) Physics
9 20 (7.46%) Computer Vision
9 20 (7.46%) iOS Development
9 20 (7.46%) Web Development
10 19 (7.09%) Android Development
10 19 (7.09%) Machine Learning
11 17 (6.34%) Mentoring
11 17 (6.34%) OOP
12 16 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.60%) Multithreading
14 13 (4.85%) Test Automation
15 12 (4.48%) Pay per click
15 12 (4.48%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 164 (61.19%) C#
2 120 (44.78%) C++
3 45 (16.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.82%) Java
4 29 (10.82%) Python
5 22 (8.21%) C
6 17 (6.34%) PHP
6 17 (6.34%) SQL
7 14 (5.22%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.10%) Scala
9 7 (2.61%) Apple Swift
9 7 (2.61%) HLSL
9 7 (2.61%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.24%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.87%) ActionScript
11 5 (1.87%) GLSL
11 5 (1.87%) MAXScript
11 5 (1.87%) Ruby
11 5 (1.87%) Tcl
11 5 (1.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (15.67%) Degree
2 14 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.10%) PhD
4 2 (0.75%) ISEB
4 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.85%) Facebook
3 12 (4.48%) VMware
4 11 (4.10%) Apple
5 9 (3.36%) Google
6 4 (1.49%) Adobe
6 4 (1.49%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.49%) Perforce
6 4 (1.49%) Samsung
7 2 (0.75%) New Relic
7 2 (0.75%) Sony
7 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.37%) Intel