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

Unreal Engine
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 521 540 609
Rank change year-on-year +19 +69 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unreal Engine 15 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.091% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
South East median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -17.65% +41.67%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £46,000 £46,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 12,965 12,111 14,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.83% 41.30% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11,250 10,502 12,950
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +15 7 £28,750 -11.54% 1
Thames Valley +22 3 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 1 £55,000 -
Kent +6 1 £32,500 -27.78% 1
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Unreal Engine
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 12 (80.00%) Games
2 8 (53.33%) Animation
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (20.00%) WebGL
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Xbox
5 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) Maya
5 3 (20.00%) 3ds Max
5 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) Adobe
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (20.00%) 3ds Max
3 3 (20.00%) Maya
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (13.33%) InDesign
4 2 (13.33%) Mudbox
4 2 (13.33%) ZBrush
5 1 (6.67%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Firebase
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) CMake
3 1 (6.67%) Grunt
3 1 (6.67%) gulp
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 12 (80.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Games Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Games Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Games Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Maya Artist
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Games Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior C++ Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Multimedia Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Games Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) WebGL
4 2 (13.33%) Flash
4 2 (13.33%) Qt
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) D3.js
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
5 1 (6.67%) OpenCV
5 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) SVG
5 1 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Animation
2 3 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Xbox
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
3 2 (13.33%) PlayStation
3 2 (13.33%) SCORM
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) CUDA
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) GPGPU
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.67%) Photography
4 1 (6.67%) Robotics
4 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.67%) State Machine
4 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
1 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (20.00%) Web Design
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Animation
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Vision
2 2 (13.33%) Game Development
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
4 1 (6.67%) ES7
4 1 (6.67%) ES8
4 1 (6.67%) HLSL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Sony