Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 509 526 606
Rank change year-on-year +17 +80 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 37 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.074% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 29
South East median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +44.44% -35.71%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £40,000 £28,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.23% -3.13%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,454 12,233 15,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.05% 40.92% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11,747 10,625 13,507
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the South East

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the South East

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in the South East

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Thames Valley +22 12 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Surrey +8 11 £50,000 +48.15%
Oxfordshire - 11 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex - 6 £35,000 -
Kent +4 3 £35,000 +16.67%
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Unity (Game 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 South East region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
3 19 (51.35%) Games
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) HTML
5 16 (43.24%) C++
5 16 (43.24%) CSS
5 16 (43.24%) OpenGL
5 16 (43.24%) WebGL
6 14 (37.84%) Node.js
6 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
6 14 (37.84%) Grunt
6 14 (37.84%) Front End Development
6 14 (37.84%) webpack
6 14 (37.84%) gulp
7 13 (35.14%) Scrum
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) Unreal Engine
8 11 (29.73%) Visualisation
8 11 (29.73%) User Experience
9 10 (27.03%) React
9 10 (27.03%) Android
9 10 (27.03%) jQuery
9 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
9 10 (27.03%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (27.03%) GLSL
9 10 (27.03%) TDD
10 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
11 8 (21.62%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (21.62%) Web Development

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) 3ds Max
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (5.41%) InDesign
3 1 (2.70%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Firebase
1 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 14 (37.84%) Grunt
2 14 (37.84%) gulp
2 14 (37.84%) webpack
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (51.35%) Games
2 6 (16.22%) Electronics
3 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (27.03%) HTML CSS Developer
2 10 (27.03%) HTML Developer
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Node.js Developer
2 10 (27.03%) React Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Games Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C++ Games Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) C++ Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Games Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Games Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
6 3 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 16 (43.24%) CSS
2 16 (43.24%) OpenGL
2 16 (43.24%) WebGL
3 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
3 14 (37.84%) Node.js
4 11 (29.73%) Unreal Engine
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 10 (27.03%) React
5 10 (27.03%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (21.62%) HTML5
7 7 (18.92%) TensorFlow
8 6 (16.22%) DirectX
8 6 (16.22%) OpenCL
8 6 (16.22%) OpenGL ES
8 6 (16.22%) Vulkan
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) D3.js
9 4 (10.81%) SVG
9 4 (10.81%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) User Experience
2 8 (21.62%) Augmented Reality
3 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.22%) Algorithms
4 6 (16.22%) CUDA
5 5 (13.51%) Animation
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
7 2 (5.41%) Learning Management System
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (5.41%) SCORM
8 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Android
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Front End Development
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 11 (29.73%) Visualisation
5 10 (27.03%) TDD
5 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
7 8 (21.62%) Web Development
8 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
8 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
9 6 (16.22%) Android Development
9 6 (16.22%) Deep Learning
9 6 (16.22%) Game Development
9 6 (16.22%) Prototyping
10 5 (13.51%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (10.81%) API Design
11 4 (10.81%) OOP
11 4 (10.81%) Use Case
12 3 (8.11%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) C++
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 10 (27.03%) GLSL
5 7 (18.92%) C
6 4 (10.81%) ES6
6 4 (10.81%) ES7
7 3 (8.11%) Python
8 2 (5.41%) ES8
8 2 (5.41%) HLSL
8 2 (5.41%) Java
9 1 (2.70%) Fortran
9 1 (2.70%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Perforce
2 4 (10.81%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe