Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 269 281
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 12 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.28% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.64% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 2
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +41.41%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,800 £30,450
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £39,550
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +41.41%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3667 3279 2857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.13% 44.45% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3101 2917 2525
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in Manchester

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in Manchester

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) C++
1 10 (83.33%) Games
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
5 4 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Three.js

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Director
5 2 (16.67%) Creative Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Creative Technologist
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Programmer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Technologist
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) WCF
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) React
3 2 (16.67%) Three.js
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) DirectX
4 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (16.67%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Game Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft