Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unreal Engine
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 786 838 858
Rank change year-on-year +52 +20 +52
Permanent jobs citing Unreal Engine 24 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.035% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.058% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 10
London median annual salary £72,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% -23.08% +44.44%
10th Percentile £33,050 £25,000 £41,125
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -5.95% +5.00%

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 27,790 29,068 31,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.94% 39.03% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22,710 23,522 27,523
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,538 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unreal Engine in London

Unreal 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 Unreal Engine within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Central London - 3 £72,500 - 2
West London - 1 £25,000 - 3
Unreal Engine
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 23 (95.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 21 (87.50%) Games
3 17 (70.83%) C++
4 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) CryEngine
6 11 (45.83%) C#
7 9 (37.50%) OOD
8 8 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
8 8 (33.33%) User Experience
9 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Open Source
10 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (16.67%) Docker
10 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
10 4 (16.67%) Go
10 4 (16.67%) gRPC
10 4 (16.67%) Microservices
10 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 4 (16.67%) CoreOS
10 4 (16.67%) etcd
10 4 (16.67%) Prometheus
11 3 (12.50%) Game Development
11 3 (12.50%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 2 (8.33%) JIRA
12 2 (8.33%) Google
12 2 (8.33%) Spring

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 2 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) 3ds Max
1 2 (8.33%) AutoCAD
1 2 (8.33%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 21 (87.50%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
5 10 (41.67%) Software Developer
6 9 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (37.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (33.33%) C++ Developer
7 8 (33.33%) C++ Games Developer
7 8 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (33.33%) Games Developer
7 8 (33.33%) Games Engineer
7 8 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
7 8 (33.33%) Senior Games Developer
7 8 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 2 (8.33%) Junior
8 2 (8.33%) Virtual Reality Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 12 (50.00%) CryEngine
3 4 (16.67%) gRPC
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Blog
4 2 (8.33%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (4.17%) Animation
5 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) PlayStation
5 1 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) CoreOS
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) OOD
3 8 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (12.50%) Game Development
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) OpenUP
7 1 (4.17%) Personalization
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Go
4 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Kotlin
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
1 4 (16.67%) etcd
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Autodesk
1 2 (8.33%) Google
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Samsung
2 1 (4.17%) Sony
2 1 (4.17%) VMware