Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 539 592
Rank change year-on-year +29 +53 +35
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 33 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.062% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 36
South East median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £43,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -

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 12,856 12,081 14,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.48% 41.47% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11,160 10,454 12,598
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 20 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire - 19 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +21 4 £57,500 +64.29% 7
East Sussex -20 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (75.76%) Games
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) CSS
4 18 (54.55%) OpenGL
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 17 (51.52%) WebGL
6 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 15 (45.45%) Visualisation
7 15 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 15 (45.45%) Node.js
7 15 (45.45%) Grunt
7 15 (45.45%) gulp
7 15 (45.45%) webpack
8 14 (42.42%) Front End Development
8 14 (42.42%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (42.42%) React
8 14 (42.42%) GLSL
8 14 (42.42%) jQuery
8 14 (42.42%) TDD
8 14 (42.42%) Scrum
9 11 (33.33%) C#
10 8 (24.24%) C++
10 8 (24.24%) Unreal Engine
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) User Experience
12 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 6 (18.18%) Multimedia
13 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.12%) 3ds Max
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (6.06%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Firebase
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) Grunt
2 15 (45.45%) gulp
2 15 (45.45%) webpack
3 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.03%) CMake
General
1 25 (75.76%) Games
2 6 (18.18%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 14 (42.42%) HTML CSS Developer
2 14 (42.42%) HTML Developer
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Node.js Developer
2 14 (42.42%) React Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Games Developer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Games Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 18 (54.55%) OpenGL
3 17 (51.52%) WebGL
4 15 (45.45%) Node.js
5 14 (42.42%) jQuery
5 14 (42.42%) React
5 14 (42.42%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (24.24%) Unreal Engine
7 3 (9.09%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Core
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.09%) DirectX
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) OpenCL
8 2 (6.06%) Flash
8 2 (6.06%) TensorFlow
8 2 (6.06%) Vulkan
8 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Animation
3 4 (12.12%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (12.12%) e-Learning
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.09%) CUDA
5 2 (6.06%) Graphic Design
5 2 (6.06%) Learning Management System
5 2 (6.06%) Photography
5 2 (6.06%) SCORM
5 2 (6.06%) Video Editing
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.03%) GPGPU
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.03%) Robotics
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 14 (42.42%) Front End Development
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.12%) Physics
5 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.12%) Web Design
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Game Development
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) GLSL
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) Java
8 1 (3.03%) ES6
8 1 (3.03%) ES7
8 1 (3.03%) ES8
8 1 (3.03%) Lua
8 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.03%) Google