Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Unreal Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unreal Engine over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unreal Engine
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 524 524 603
Rank change year-on-year 0 +79 +39
Permanent jobs citing Unreal Engine 12 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.041% 0.076% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.18% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
South East median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £51,750 £32,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.92% -5.95% +5.00%

Unreal 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 12,540 12,139 13,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.04% 41.91% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10,859 10,506 12,252
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Unreal Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Unreal Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Unreal Engine in the South East

Unreal Engine
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Unreal Engine in the South East

Unreal Engine
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unreal Engine in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unreal Engine in the South East

Unreal 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 Unreal Engine within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Surrey +22 4 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Thames Valley - 4 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £28,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £51,250 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Unreal Engine
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Unreal 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 Unreal Engine.

1 11 (91.67%) Games
2 8 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (50.00%) Animation
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe
5 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) 3ds Max
5 4 (33.33%) e-Learning
5 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (33.33%) Web Design
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (25.00%) User Experience
6 3 (25.00%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) Multimedia
6 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) Flash
7 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver

Unreal 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) 3ds Max
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (16.67%) InDesign
3 1 (8.33%) Maya
3 1 (8.33%) MotionBuilder
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) CMake
2 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (91.67%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Games Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Games Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Games Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Games Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Games Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Multimedia Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Flash
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (16.67%) Qt
2 2 (16.67%) WebGL
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (8.33%) DirectX
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) OpenCL
3 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
3 1 (8.33%) STL
3 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Animation
2 4 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
4 2 (16.67%) Photography
4 2 (16.67%) SCORM
4 2 (16.67%) Video Editing
5 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (8.33%) CUDA
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (8.33%) GPGPU
5 1 (8.33%) Robotics
5 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Vision
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (8.33%) Motion Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Lua
6 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Autodesk
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Samsung