The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 209 248
Rank change year-on-year -57 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 11 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.50% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 1.26% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 2
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -4.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £39,850
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -13.33%  

Unity (Game Engine) is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3015 2222 2577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.91% 39.54% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 1919 2183
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Unity (Game Engine) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -53 9 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) Games
3 19 (76.00%) C++
3 19 (76.00%) OO
4 16 (64.00%) Degree
5 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (52.00%) C
8 10 (40.00%) OpenGL
9 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
9 8 (32.00%) Subversion
9 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (32.00%) .NET
9 8 (32.00%) SOAP
9 8 (32.00%) Web Services
9 8 (32.00%) XML
9 8 (32.00%) Windows
9 8 (32.00%) JSON
9 8 (32.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) WPF
9 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (24.00%) DirectX
11 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (24.00%) Game Development
11 6 (24.00%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (24.00%) Content Development
12 5 (20.00%) Android

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
General
1 20 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Creative Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Creative Technologist
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Technologist
4 4 (16.00%) Technologist
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) JSON
2 8 (32.00%) SOAP
2 8 (32.00%) WCF
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) WPF
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) DirectX
4 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.00%) Direct3D
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) Three.js
4 4 (16.00%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (16.00%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (16.00%) HoloLens
3 4 (16.00%) Kinect
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
1 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (20.00%) Android
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Content Development
3 6 (24.00%) Game Development
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (16.00%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) 3D Programming
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.00%) Gesture Recognition
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) C++
3 13 (52.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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