Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 498 523 561
Rank change year-on-year +25 +38 +82
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 23 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.086% 0.090% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 23
South East median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% +75.00%
10th Percentile £26,450 £29,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,650 £52,875 £54,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -11.11%

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 11,033 13,269 12,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.22% 42.84% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9,481 11,528 10,630
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +51 16 £42,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +39 14 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £46,000 - 2
Surrey +29 1 £55,000 +69.23%
East Sussex -4 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £29,500 - 1
Unity (Game Engine)
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 19 (82.61%) Games
2 13 (56.52%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) C++
3 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
4 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
4 9 (39.13%) Physics
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (21.74%) Game Development
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) OpenGL
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
8 4 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (13.04%) Grunt
9 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (13.04%) User Experience

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) 3ds Max
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Grunt
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
2 3 (13.04%) webpack
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) CMake
4 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (82.61%) Games
2 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Games Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C++ Games Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (13.04%) React Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Games Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Reality Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) OpenGL
2 5 (21.74%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Core
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
4 3 (13.04%) React
4 3 (13.04%) WebGL
5 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.35%) DirectX
5 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
5 1 (4.35%) OpenCV
5 1 (4.35%) Qt
5 1 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Animation
3 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) Photography
3 2 (8.70%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) CUDA
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.35%) GPGPU
4 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 9 (39.13%) Physics
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Game Development
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
1 13 (56.52%) C++
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) GLSL
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Lua
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Packer
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Salt
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) New Relic
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Samsung