Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Unreal Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unreal Engine over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unreal Engine
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 808 850 885
Rank change year-on-year +42 +35 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unreal Engine 14 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.031% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 10
London median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £36,050 £42,500 £41,125
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -8.89%

Unreal 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 28,512 29,334 32,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.92% 39.74% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23,278 23,928 28,881
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Unreal Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Unreal Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Unreal Engine in London

Unreal Engine
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Unreal Engine in London

Unreal Engine
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unreal Engine in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unreal Engine in London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Unreal Engine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Unreal Engine.

1 14 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 13 (92.86%) C++
3 11 (78.57%) Games
4 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 8 (57.14%) OOD
6 7 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (50.00%) User Experience
6 7 (50.00%) CryEngine
6 7 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
9 1 (7.14%) Samsung
9 1 (7.14%) Personalization
9 1 (7.14%) Blog
9 1 (7.14%) Selenium
9 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
9 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

Unreal 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) 3ds Max
1 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.14%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 11 (78.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (50.00%) C++ Developer
5 7 (50.00%) C++ Games Developer
5 7 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (50.00%) Games Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Games Engineer
5 7 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Senior Games Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (50.00%) CryEngine
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (7.14%) Blog
3 1 (7.14%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (7.14%) PlayStation
3 1 (7.14%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) OOD
3 7 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Game Development
4 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) Personalization
4 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Autodesk
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Samsung
2 1 (7.14%) Sony