Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 676 771 874
Rank change year-on-year +95 +103 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 156 86 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 137 77 33
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £73,750 £81,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29461 30394 33319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.00% 40.16% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24005 26789 28544
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £88,900 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in London

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in London

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in London

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 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
North London - 20 £41,250 - 1
Central London +17 11 £47,500 +5.56% 5
West London +18 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South London - 4 £50,000 -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 135 (86.54%) Games
2 86 (55.13%) C#
3 66 (42.31%) C++
4 55 (35.26%) Game Development
5 45 (28.85%) Android
6 41 (26.28%) Apple iOS
7 32 (20.51%) Mobile Games
8 27 (17.31%) Mobile Development
9 25 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (15.38%) Degree
11 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
12 20 (12.82%) Unreal Engine
13 19 (12.18%) Animation
14 18 (11.54%) User Experience
15 17 (10.90%) Online Games
15 17 (10.90%) C
15 17 (10.90%) JavaScript
15 17 (10.90%) Mathematics
15 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
16 16 (10.26%) Java
16 16 (10.26%) OO
17 15 (9.62%) Python
17 15 (9.62%) Mentoring
17 15 (9.62%) Algorithms
18 14 (8.97%) iOS Development
18 14 (8.97%) Physics
18 14 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
19 13 (8.33%) Android Development
19 13 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
20 12 (7.69%) Facebook

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (3.21%) Confluence
2 3 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.21%) Maya
3 3 (1.92%) Autodesk Inventor
3 3 (1.92%) Siemens NX
3 3 (1.92%) Solid Edge
4 2 (1.28%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.64%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.64%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) Google Play
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.64%) Firebase
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
1 1 (0.64%) SMS
1 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.28%) Big Data
2 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.49%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.49%) JIRA
3 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.92%) Ant
4 3 (1.92%) Gradle
4 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.28%) Bower
5 2 (1.28%) Grunt
5 2 (1.28%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.28%) Mocha
5 2 (1.28%) Subversion
5 2 (1.28%) TestRail
5 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.64%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.64%) CMake
6 1 (0.64%) Maven
6 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 135 (86.54%) Games
2 8 (5.13%) Marketing
3 6 (3.85%) Back Office
4 4 (2.56%) Electronics
5 3 (1.92%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (64.74%) Developer
2 57 (36.54%) Games Developer
3 28 (17.95%) C++ Developer
4 25 (16.03%) C++ Games Developer
5 22 (14.10%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.54%) Lead Developer
7 16 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 13 (8.33%) Mobile Games Developer
9 12 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Unity 3D Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Games Artist
11 8 (5.13%) Programmer
12 6 (3.85%) Senior Games Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Technical Artist
13 5 (3.21%) Head of Development
13 5 (3.21%) Technical Leader
14 4 (2.56%) Software Engineer
15 3 (1.92%) Games Designer
15 3 (1.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.82%) Unreal Engine
2 12 (7.69%) .NET
3 8 (5.13%) WebGL
4 7 (4.49%) HTML
4 7 (4.49%) OpenGL
5 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.85%) HTML5
6 5 (3.21%) CGI
7 4 (2.56%) Adobe AIR
7 4 (2.56%) Corona SDK
7 4 (2.56%) iOS SDK
7 4 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (1.92%) Angular 2
8 3 (1.92%) DirectX
8 3 (1.92%) React
9 2 (1.28%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.28%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.28%) CreateJS
9 2 (1.28%) Pixi.js
9 2 (1.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.51%) Mobile Games
2 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 19 (12.18%) Animation
4 18 (11.54%) User Experience
5 17 (10.90%) Online Games
6 15 (9.62%) Algorithms
7 13 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
8 12 (7.69%) Mobile App
9 9 (5.77%) HoloLens
10 5 (3.21%) Client/Server
10 5 (3.21%) Oculus Rift
10 5 (3.21%) Social Gaming
11 4 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (2.56%) iPhone
12 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.92%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.92%) STB
13 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.28%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.85%) Android
2 41 (26.28%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.41%) Linux
4 4 (2.56%) Windows
5 3 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.26%) Game Development
2 27 (17.31%) Mobile Development
3 25 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.90%) Mathematics
4 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.26%) OO
6 15 (9.62%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.97%) iOS Development
7 14 (8.97%) Physics
8 13 (8.33%) Android Development
9 12 (7.69%) OOP
10 11 (7.05%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.41%) Multithreading
12 8 (5.13%) Machine Learning
13 7 (4.49%) Computer Vision
13 7 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.49%) Prototyping
14 6 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
14 6 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.13%) C#
2 66 (42.31%) C++
3 17 (10.90%) C
3 17 (10.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.26%) Java
5 15 (9.62%) Python
6 10 (6.41%) Objective-C
7 6 (3.85%) SQL
8 5 (3.21%) Apple Swift
8 5 (3.21%) Ruby
9 4 (2.56%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.56%) HLSL
10 3 (1.92%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.92%) Go
10 3 (1.92%) Lua
10 3 (1.92%) MAXScript
10 3 (1.92%) PHP
10 3 (1.92%) Tcl
10 3 (1.92%) VBScript
11 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.38%) Degree
2 14 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.28%) ISEB
3 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (7.69%) Facebook
2 11 (7.05%) Apple
3 8 (5.13%) Google
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.56%) Adobe
5 3 (1.92%) Perforce
6 2 (1.28%) New Relic
6 2 (1.28%) Samsung
6 2 (1.28%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.64%) Intel